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The eyes of this Kachina doll represent the rain clouds, the lashes symbolise the
rain. A Knife hilt shaped as a raven. Ravens are believed to have brought fire
from the sky and were blackened as punishment. H HEADDRESS AND OTHER ...
These were joined by the lords of fertility, Tlaloc the rain god and Chalchiuhtlicue,
his consort, goddess of water. It was a series of cosmic struggle between these
sibling gods that led to the creation and destruction of successive worlds that is ...
I grow their pastures and crops ... bring fruit to their trees ... and bring rain and
calm weather by turn.' The Sun promised to make his two children the rulers and
lords of all whom they instructed and cared for, then departed, leaving his
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This is an old book (1970s) I inherited from my father. It's rather intense so I only refer to it when one of my 'newer' books can't answer one of my questions. My favourite sections would be the one ... Read full review
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