Pañji, The Culture Hero: A Structural Study of Religion in by W.H. Rassers

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He has heard that Kalagumarang has been changed into a pig and cannot return to heaven. Once more he presses Tisnawati to allow herself to be united with him, but she refuses. Then he takes her by force and carries her to his sleeping quarters. Tisnawati dies. The god Guru is very distressed; he sends for Kanekaputra and commands him to take her body to the earth, to Me~9angkamulan; there he is to cut down and burn part of the forest and bury the corpse. This is done. After some time a coconut palm proceeds from Tisnawati's head, from the genitals, rice, from the palms of her hands, banana, from her teeth, maize.

Guru says: "No wonder that she would not; go 12 \\'. H. RASSERS down, my brother, and show her where her brother Sedana is". Nerada descends and comes to Dewi Sri; he says to her: "Your brother is living in the wood of Met:t

Yes, I am ready to return as soon as my sister is married ; until that happens it would only cause a postponement of the marriage". " Dewi Sri tells how she came to leave: "Listen, it was the god Nerada who told me to do it".

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