Siberian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Siberia


Yakut Childbirth Goddess

Also known as Aisyt, Ajyhyt, Aysyt

Comforting Mother Goddess of Childbirth and Fate

She is a good one to know if you are a pregnant mom. Ajysyt is a midwife deity who cares for you during birth-giving. When the contractions start, concentrate on her and she will ease the burden of your pain. A very necessary service if epidurals are not available.

She keeps the Golden Book of Fate containing everyone’s personal details. Your baby is registered and issued with a soul at birth. During labor, she guides the new soul to its rightful place and generally ensures a smooth, trouble-free birth.

For baby after-care, Ajysyt also blesses the mother’s milk. Breast is best. Highly recommended by the Yakut mothers of Siberia.

Ajysyt Facts and Figures

Name: Ajysyt
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Aisyt, Ajyhyt, Aysyt

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Yakut, a Turkic people of Siberia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Birth
Area of expertise: Childbirth

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 5764

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Article last revised on May 25, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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