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Ashinaga and Tenaga

Ashinaga ('long legs') and Tenaga ('long arms') are two mythical beings who live by the shore. They are often shown working together, with Tenaga on the back of Ashinaga, enabling them to catch fish

Given by Dr Roy Hull

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