South American - One of the primordial beings known as the Vamoa-pod, in the lore of the Tupari of Brazil. He and Tovapod lived in a tent. When humans, who at that time lived under the earth, stole some food, the two beings dug down after them; in so doing they made openings through which some of the people were able to reach the upper world. Identified as Aroteh, Vamoa-pod, Vamoa-pod or Tovapod.

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