Ma'ui, Oceania's Hero: Crash Course World Mythology #31

[VIDEO] Maui compared to other mythological heroes

How does Maui heroic deeds hold the comparison to other mythological heroes such as the Greek/Roman semi-god Hercules or the African spider god Anansi?

This great video by the educational YouTube channel CrashCourse World Mythology answers this question, using the Hawaiian version of the myth of Maui:

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