• Zuni legend about the changing of the seasons.
Zuni legend of how Morningstar and Eveningstar fought a cannibal demon.


Zuni legend about the origin of flutes.

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  • Zuni legends about the adventures of Hoya the hummingbird.
  • Zuni legend about the origin of tarantulas.
  • Zuni legend about the Raven People and the Macaw People.

The Zunis: Self-Portrayals

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(also spelled Kolowissi, Kulowisi, Kulowissi, or Kûlowissi):The horned water serpent of Zuni legend. He is a generally benevolent figure, not a monster.

There are lots of traditional Zuni legends and fairy tales. Storytelling is very important to the Zuni Indian culture. Here is a Zuni story about the .Here's a site where you can read more about .


The Beginning of Newness - A Zuni Legend