Apauk-kyit-hok

Burmese - A man who was the cause of death. In the days when men were immortal, he had already lived nine lifetimes and had been rejuvenated. One day he hid himself and the others in the tribe who thought he was dead and conducted a funeral ceremony. When the sun-god discovered the old man's deception he was angry and thereafter allowed men to die. On occassion, referred to as Apauk-kyit-hok, Apaukkyit or Apaukkyit.

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