Tatei Werika Wimari

September 23rd, 2008 by sabrina

Tatei Werika Wimari is the Huichol Goddess of the sky. She is depicted as a two-headed eagle, and it is said that she created the sky so that the Gods could stand upon it and look down to the earth. Her name, which means “Our Mother Eagle Girl,” is also seen as Tatei Werika, Tatei Werika Uimari, or Werika, and her titles include Mother of the Sky and Queen of Heaven.

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