Tawhiri

New Zealand - A Maori storm-god. Son of Rangi and Papa. Brother of Haumea, Ruaumoko, Rongo, Tane, Tangaroa and Tu. Father of Ao-Kahiwahiwa and many others. When the children of Rangi and Papa rebelled, he sided with his father and caused great storms. Only his brother, Tu-matauenga, stood up to his onslaughts. In some lore, occasionally known as Tawhiri, Tawhiri-ma-tea or Tawhiri-ma-tea.

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