Micronesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Micronesia

AURIARIA

Kiribati (Gilbertese) Sun God

Picture of the Micronesian Sun God Auriaria from our Micronesian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Top God of the Rising Sun and the Father of Mankind

He came out of the sea on top of a tree — before vanishing off to Paradise with his sister Nei Tituaabine.

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Auriaria Facts and Figures

Name: Auriaria
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Kiribati aka Gilbert Islands in Micronesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Sun
Area of expertise: Sun

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 110

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Article last revised on April 29, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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