Mangaian Hero God
Inventor of the surfboard
Grandson of Moko, he challenged Tumuitearetoka, the King of Sharks, to catch him on his new board of wave-riding. The frustrated fish couldn’t even get close.
Being very black and hairless Ngaru used lime as a skin lotion, and Tangaroa made him some nice wavy locks of hair. A real surfer dude.
Ngaru Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Area or people: Mangaian people, Cook Islands, Polynesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Heroics
Area of expertise: Hero
Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 1776
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Article last revised on April 29, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.