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6 edition of Native American Traditions (The Element Library) found in the catalog.

Native American Traditions (The Element Library)

by Arthur Versluis

  • 138 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Element Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alternative belief systems,
  • Ethnic or tribal religions,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Sociology,
  • Native American Anthropology,
  • Native American Religions,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology,
  • South America,
  • USA,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8973870M
    ISBN 10185230572X
    ISBN 109781852305727

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    Smudging- Using a smoking smudge wand for purification is part of many Native American traditions. Common herbs used for smudging include sage, sweetgrass, yerba santa leaves and lavender. Ceremonial Peace Pipes - The Native American pipe is smoked in a ceremonial or ritual to call upon the four elements and give an offering to the Great : Phylameana Lila Desy. But Cody Iron Eyes was about as Native American as a nice lasagna. He was an Italian-American fraud, and his book on Indian hand signals was a mix of a bunch of different Native traditions, tossed with his own special sauce of complete bullshit. Cody wasn't the first or the last person to build his fame lying about Native : Robertevans.

    Even as contact with European cultures eroded indigenous lifestyles across North America, many Native American groups found ways to preserve the integrity of their communities through the arts, customs, languages, and religious traditions that animate Native American life. While their collective struggles against a common cause may create the semblance of a shared past, each Native American Reviews: 1. This short book has just a single chapter of text that is a general discussion about Native Americans in the area of Michigan, and some broad observations about the impact of European and white American trade and settlement on Native American civilization.


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