The sun still gets its shining moment in today’s tattoo At night, he hung the sun from a peg in his house. The Native Americans spoke of Tsohanoai, the god who carried the sun upon his back – across the sky – everyday. Celtics actually had an ancient sun god by the name of Lugh. In Egypt, the sun god was called Ra – depicted with a hawk head in many ancient characters.
The Navajo Indians, Aztecs, Egyptians, and countless other cultures have worshipped a sun god at one time or another.