Native American Mythology

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Zuni Mother Goddess

Also known as Awitelin Tsita

Extremely pregnant Zuni Earth Mother Goddess

She was formed from the primeval slime by Mega-God Awonawilona, who blessed her (and husband Apoyan Tachi) with powers of procreative production and turned her loose on an unsuspecting universe.

The Earth started off bare and empty, but it wasn’t long before Awitelin Tsta’s womb was swelling with life. The universe held its breath. Finally she could contain herself no longer and gave birth to every living thing. Much to the surprise of her husband Apoyan Tachi who was hoping for a boy.

Awitelin Tsta Facts and Figures

Name: Awitelin Tsta
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Awitelin Tsita

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Pueblo (Zuni)
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Motherhood
Area of expertise: Mother

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 3294

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Article last revised on October 23, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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