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Mawu is the supreme god of the Fon people of Abomey (Republic of Benin). Mawu , the Moon, brings ...Read more
Sometimes, in the fall, you may hear people call a Full Moon the "Harvest Moon". That's because ...Read more
Coyolxauhqui was the Moon goddess according the Aztec mythology. Her name means "Golden Bells." ...Read more
According to Hinduism, every part of the cosmos is seen as an action of a god. Time is the ...Read more
Diana was an ancient Italian goddess of woodland. In Capua and in Aricia, a locality near Rome, ...Read more
Artemis was the twin sister of the god Apollo. Her father and mother were Zeus and Latona. ...Read more
Rona was the daughter of the sea god Tangaroa. She was the Tide Controller. One night she ...Read more
Anningan is the name of the Moon god of some of the Inuit people that live in Greenland. The ...Read more
Tsuki-Yomi was the Moon god according the oldest Japanese religion, Shinto, which means "the ...Read more
Ix Chel, the "Lady Rainbow," was the old Moon goddess in Mayan mythology. The Maya people lived ...Read more
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Earthquakes occur regularly in Sumatra, Indonesia because it is located near the boundary of two of Earth's tectonic plates. These earthquakes occur at 'subduction zones,' which are areas where one tectonic...Read more