Hopi Sun. Pewter pendant with cord
Pewter pendant, unalterable tin, copper and antimony alloy. Two sides. With cord
Approx. size: 22 x 33 mm
The Hopi supreme god is Taiowa, a God of the Sun who created the First World from infinite space. The Hopis believe that humans have passed through four worlds. The spirit of the Hopi sun created the world by breathing on earth the energy it had gathered from four deferent directions.
The Sun, Yang symbol (the moon would be its opposite), is one of the most important symbols of all peoples. The Sun is the source of light, heat and life. It represents the conscience, the day. It is the active principle of energy that is the source of all movement ..