October 9th, 2008 by sabrina

Ituana is the Brazilian Goddess of the afterworld. She lives at the end of the Milky Way, which is seen as the milk from the breasts of this great mother. Ituana looks after the souls of the dead who have passed into the afterworld, sending them back to earth to be born again. Ituana’s name means “mother scorpion.”

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  1. Jim Finch said:


    Belize is such a wonderful place. I have been diving and taking adventures there for many years. I can strongly recommend Placencia….