Wolf Creek Dance 2017
June 7-11, 2017 —The news and (social) media tell us how fragmented our nation is, how separate and divided we are. But is that true? What if instead we believed — and communicated — that we are one people…
Utah Dance 2017
May 19-21, 2017 — The Hawk’s cry signals the need to the beholder; to heighten awareness and receive a message. The shrillness of Hawk’s call pierces the state of unawareness, and asks you to seek truth….
Standing Rock: Statement From The Elders
On the eve of the recent New York Dance for All People, a council of elders met to craft a statement to address the current climate of confusion and fear that has chilled the spirits of so many in the country, and indeed the world. It was a lively discussion, marked by passion, tears and a deep commitment to serve the best interests of the people.
Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address
The Thanksgiving Address (the Ohen:ton Karihwatehkwen) is the central prayer and invocation for the Haudenosaunee. It reflects their relationship of giving thanks for life and the world around them. The Haudenosaunee open and close every social and religious meeting with the Thanksgiving Address.
Acerca de “Danza Para Toda Las Personas” En Español
La Danza Para Todas Las Personas viene de una tradición de los indios Norte-Americanos que viven en la Gran Cuenca/Meseta en el oeste de los Estados Unidos (E.U.). Esta Danza Ceremonial se ha revitalizado para perpetuar la curación y la renovación de nuestra Madre Tierra y todos sus seres…
Making Prayer Ties
Prayer ties are a traditional sacred bundle of tobacco that is imbued with your best wishes, prayers, intentions, and especially your thank yous. The making of prayer ties is a wonderful way to prepare for ceremony, sweat lodge, vision quest — anytime you are called to pray with Creator…
Prayers & Prose For Peace
The Prayers For Peace and the Prose For Peace, an ongoing feature of the Prayer Request Line is now being archived for easy reflection. The archives now include all entries since January 2013, and includes interesting new art…