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And then, of course, there was his love for Arjuna, the two inseparable like the sages of yore Nara and Narayana, whom no nymph could separate. The saga of the Argonauts, for example, is highly complex and includes elements from folktale and fiction. D. to bring Christianity he was given the task of bringing the Pagan faiths to an end in a sympathetic and sensitive way. This work of Aiai on the island of Lanai was the first introduction of the turtle in the seas of Hawaii, and also originated the habit of the turtle of going up the beach to lay its eggs, then returning to the sea.

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A wolf-headed man, the prototype of the werewolves of subsequent folk belief, was begot. Who shall soothe my limbs when I return from spearing the ohua? Her glossy brown, spotless body �shone like the clear sun rising out of Haleakala.� Her flowing, curly hair, bound by a wreath of lehua blossoms, streamed forth as she ran �like the surf crests scudding before the wind.� And the starry eyes of the beautiful daughter of Uaua blinded the young warrior, so that he was called Makakehau, or Misty Eyes.

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Students develop an understanding of and respect for diversity in language use, patterns, and dialects across cultures, ethnic groups, geographic regions, and social roles. Many residents of this land, not withstanding the many different nationalities, all have same world outlook, moral and esthetic values, the richest folklore and a continuance in various forms their ancient, native religion. So how can you determine which ones are worthy of paying your hard-earned cash for, and which ones are just forgettable, “me too” efforts?

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