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

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