Hinun

North American - A thunder-god of the Iroquois. Husband of Rainbow. When the serpent of the Great Lakes swallowed his helper, Gunnodoyak, Hinun killed the snake with one of his flaming arrows shot from the sky, restored the boy to life and took him back to heaven. He also saved his people from the Stone Giants of the west by shattering them with his divine power. Each year, he sent the three Thunderers to earth to destroy evil. He is accompanied by the eagles Keneu and Oshadagea. In some accounts, called Hinun, Heno, Heno, Hino, Hino, Hinu, Hinu, Thunderbird, Thunderbird, Thunderer, Wakan Tanka or Wakinyan.

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