- Mythical Number: #0146
- Culture: North American
- Behaviour: Neutral
A magical crow of Hopi Indians who has two sons Called Hu who have bullhorns and tails. They hold whips made of yucca plants which were given to them by Amgwusnasomtaka. In initiation rites, children are whipped by two people representing Hu. Someone representing the mother-crow is then whipped as she sympathizes with the children.
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