Mojo experiences quests given to him by archetypal jungle spirits. As he completes these quests he gains the wisdom and knowledge, but also the physical armor...which of course are imbued with magical properties that coincide with the traditional beliefs.
Hawk Helmet - clarity of vision
Serpent breastplate - move belly to belly with the earth
Hummingbird Tasset - follow your heart
Jaguar Boots - know when to move and when to be still