Kyan First Woman

According to legend, a spade handle one day fell from the sky. It took root in the earth and when it had grown into a tree, a vine stretched down from the moon and wrapped itself around the tree. A boy and a girl were born and they became the ancestors of the Kyan people.



  • Farmer, Penelope. (1978). Beginnings: Creation Myths of the World. West Hanover, MA: Halliday Lithograph.