In the Iroquois mythology Breath of Wind is the daughter of Atahensic, and the mother of Ioskeha or Joskeha and Tawiscara.

Breath of Wind is part of the Iroquois creation myth; in the beginning the celestial beings lived in the sky and the monsters lived in the deep oceans. Then Ataensic, a divine being fell from the sky into the primeval waters. The turtle offered her his back as a resting place. Then some animal brought her a little clay, out of which Ataensic produced dry land. Ataensic gave birth to a daughter (Breath of Wind) who, though a virgin, gave birth to twins, Tawiscara and Joskeha.

Breath of Wind dies in childbirth and after her burial imparts fertility to the soil.

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