Goddess Pinga  

Posted by Stella Clark

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IN ESKIMO MYTHOLOGY, "PINGA", "THE ONE WHO IS UP ON HIGH", IS THE OMNIPRESENT FEMALE SPIRIT WHO WATCHES CAREFULLY OVER MEN' S ACTIONS, ESPECIALLY THEIR TREATMENT OF ANIMALS. SHE PROTECTS ALL LIVING CREATURES AND CONTROLS THE HUNT. SHE IS ALSO THE INUIT GODDESS OF FERTILITY AND HEALING. AMONG THE INLAND "ESKIMO", SHE WAS NAMED "MOTHER OF THE CARIBOU "AND WAS BELIEVED TO DWELL IN HEAVEN.

SHE WAS ALSO THE GUARDIAN OF SOULS FOR SHE RESPONSIBLE FOR BRINGING BODIES OF THE NEWLY-DEAD TO "ANGUTA" FOR TRANSPORT TO" ADLIVUN," THE TRANSIT AREA WHERE SOULS ARE PURIFIED BEFORE MOVING ON.


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