Maapita

Pacific Islands - In the lore of the Moluccas, one of the first 2 men. Brother of Masora. Having obliged the goddess Kuwe by picking lice from her body, Maapita was told to pick ripe fruit from a tree. He did so and Kuwe changed the fruit into a beautiful maiden. His brother Masora was less successful. Sometimes known as Maapita.

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