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" Gill considers very ancient represents Vatea as possessed of two wonderful eyes, " rarely visible at the same time." " In general, whilst one, called by mortals the sun, is seen here in the upper world, the other eye, called by men the moon, shines in... "
Myths and Songs from the South Pacific - Página 4
por William Wyatt Gill - 1876 - 328 páginas
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Introduction to the Science of Religion

F. Max Muller - 1893
...Vatea had two magnificent eyes, rarely visible at the same time. In general, whilst one, called by the mortals the Sun, is seen here in this upper world,...other eye, called by men the Moon, shines in Avaiki. Of course this is not the only myth. In another myth the sun and moon are not the eyes of Vatea, but...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1893
...visible at the same time. In general, whilst the one, called by mortals the sun, is seen here in the upper world, the other eye, called by men the moon, shines in Avaikir the lower world. Sometimes the sun was called the right eye of Vatea, the moon the left eye....
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Introduction to the Science of Religion: Four Lectures Delivered at the ...

Friedrich Max Müller - 1899 - 342 páginas
...Vatea had two magnificent eyes, rarely visible at the same time. In general, whilst one, called by tho mortals the Sun, is seen here in this upper world, the other eye, called by men the Moon, shines in Availd. Of course this is not the only myth. In another myth the sun and moon are not the eyes of Vatea,...
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Temples of the Orient and Their Message in the Light of Holy Scriptures ...

Elizabeth Anna Gordon - 1902 - 442 páginas
...that Vatea, the Sky, has two magnificent eyes rarely visible at the same time. In general, while one, called by mortals the Sun, is seen here in this upper...other eye, called by men the Moon, shines in Avaiki (lit. the subterranean region —Hades).5 Many titles used by Orientals for sun and moon are nonintelligible...
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The Political Philosophy of Modern Shintō: A Study of the State Religion of ...

Daniel Clarence Holtom - 1922 - 325 páginas
...visible at the same time." " In general, whilst one, called by mortals the sun, is seen here in the upper world, the other eye, called by men the moon, shines in Aviki (the spirit world)."3 A Maori poem speaks of the moon and sun as having been thrown up into the...
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