Buddhist - The third eye of the Buddha. Called tama.


Japanese - A servant of Kazaruja Kyubei. She used all her wages to buy memorial tablets for her dead parents and, when she died, left what little she owned to her mistress. She returned in the form of a fly and died only when Kyubei's wife decided to give the money to the priests. In some accounts, referred to as Tama.
Japanese - An entity which gives life to anything, be it animal, human or a natural. Feature: an aspect of a deity: a deity or spirit: the spirit of an ancestor. Sometimes referred to as tama.
Pacific Islands - A sky-god. He rescued the infant Maui who had been thrown into the sea. Occasionally called Tama.

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