West Coast

The lowest level is bright and beautiful country Tirana mosiri (the lowest world). The sky is also divided into six levels. At the highest live Paz kamuy and chief of the gods – his aides. God runs this world Siniseranguru. Worlds that are located below, are populated minor deities. According to the cosmogonic myth, the original land was not separated from the water and all the elements of things were mixed up. The earth was like a huge swamp. Decided to create the world of men.

Paz kamuy encouraged to help wagtail (sacred bird – Ainu totem). Descending from the sky, she began to beat their wings in the water, knead the legs, work the tail. Much time has passed, and her efforts have resulted in that the water has turned into the ocean, and on it appeared drifting areas of land. According to another version of the myth. Paz kamuy he created the world by means of stone tools, and then only Wagtail leveled ground. A number of myths is dedicated to creating the island of Ezo (present-day Hokkaido), with that of A. m. identified all inhabited islands wines. In one of them said that Paz kamuy commanded a Ezo two of his aides, the gods Aioyne Tureshmat and his sister, and divided between them that work so that Tureshmat would create the West Coast, and Aioyna – north and east. According to one version of the myth, Tureshmat met a different goddess, had a talk with her and forgot about the order.