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The Mount Mouaputa has a small hole through the top of its summit. The legend is telling the hole was made by the spear of the demigod Pai when he tossed it across from Tahiti to prevent Mt. Rotui from being carried off to the island of Raiatea by Hiro, the god of thieves. 

 

France 2010 www.mountainstamp.com French Polynesia stamp Moorea Moua Puta mountain stamp

French Polynesia 2010, "The Legend of Moua Puta".
Moorea island, Mount Mouaputa (830 m). 

 

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