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Gnowee

In Aborigine mythology, Gnowee is a solar goddess who lived on Earth before there was a sun. People had to carry torches or other light sources to see. Gnowee's baby son wandered off while she was gathering yams and she began searching for him, carrying a large torch. She continues to do so, and the torch is the sun.



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