Kokopellimana

February 21st, 2008 by sabrina

Kokopellimana is the Hopi Goddess of fertility, and the wife of the fertility God Kokopelli. Her name literally means “Kokopelli’s wife”. While her husband was off seducing maidens, Kokopellimana did the same for the unmarried men of the village. She also incited the villagers with her dancing. Kokopellimana is always pictured standing behind her husband, ready to take the burden which bows his back.

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