Native American Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of North America...


Cahuilla Spirits

Shrunken Spirits

In days of old, before mankind came on the scene, every creature in the world was a lot bigger.

Some of them dwindled into ordinary size animals, and the rest became Nukatem, spirit creatures that inhabit natural objects. In fact they are very like Kachinas. There are millions of them. Do you really want the full list?

Nukatem Facts and Figures

Name: Nukatem
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Sorry, we don't know
Type: Spirits
Area or people: Cahuilla
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Many Things
Area of expertise: Many things, lots of stuff

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 2325

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Article last revised on October 23, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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