Maori Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of New Zealand


Maori Comet God ☄️

Also known as Rongomai

God of Whales and Comets

It seems a strange combination. Was he invented by Douglas Adams?

Rongo-mai appears in the form of a huge whale, but we don’t know about his sky-diving abilities. We should ask the petunias.

Rongo-mai Facts and Figures

Name: Rongo-mai
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Rongomai

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Polynesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: ☄️
In charge of: Comets
Area of expertise: Comets

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 3631

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Article last revised on April 30, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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