11 Detailed Photos From the Paradise Pow Wow

Our good friend Paula Schultz is busy hitting the pow wow trail this year. She recently attended the Paradise Pow Wow and captured some lovely photos. Here's what she had to say about the pow wow. The Annual Paradise Pow Wow was held July 12th & 13th, 2014 at the Gold Nugget Museum in Paradise, California. The Pow Wow was first held in 1966 and attracts approximately 2,000 visitors each year and ...

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Chickasaw Artist Creates in All Mediums, Including Pendleton Blankets

Even when he was a child, Dustin Mater knew he would be an artist. A talented Chickasaw, Mater spends his time creating designs with a variety of materials, including paint, metal, and shells, and he draws inspiration from his Chickasaw heritage. In this video from Chickasaw.TV, learn about Dustin’s collaboration with the Pendleton Blanket Legendary Series, his design process and his unwillingness to ...

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Who’s Stunning Samsoche Sampson Dancing For Now?

Dynamic Native Dancer Samsoche Sampson Interview by Dr. Dawn Karima, Native American Culture Editor Samsoche Sampson Q) We are thrilled to visit with you! What do you wish we knew about you that we might not already know? A) I'm clumsy, like fall-down walking or falling-up stairs clumsy. I was born and raised in ...

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Indian Relay showcases high-speed horsemanship

Set against the sweeping panoramic vistas of the high plains, Indian Relay explores one of the most competitive, dangerous, and thrilling forms of horse racing practiced anywhere in the world today. From the bitter cold of winter to the heat and mayhem of the summer’s championship races in Montana and Idaho, Indian Relay follows teams from three different American Indian communities over nine months, as they prepare for and compete across ...

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Hopi Boys Break National Record with 24th Team Title

Times photo - Donovan Quintero This one didn't come easy for the Hopi Bruins, but as a team they sprinted to the finish line in full stride to claim both the boys and girls Arizona Division IV state cross-country title at the Cave Creek Golf Course in Phoenix on Saturday. The boy's team set a national record by winning its 24th state crown with a bevy ...

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GOLD EAGLE CASINO POW WOW – 2014

Category Name Place     JR. Girl's Fancy Talyer Fineday 1     JR. Girl's Fancy Landis Roan 2     JR. Girl's Fancy Layla Buffalo 3     JR. Girl's Fancy Alexandra YellowBird 4     JR. Girl's Fancy Ryley Hunter 5     JR. Girl's Jingle Kaydence Benson 1     JR. Girl's Jingle Kodi weasal head 2     JR. Girl's Jingle Tashanna Redman 3     JR. Girl's Jingle Lyrik Albert 4     JR. Girl's Jingle Omiyisow Warren 5     JR. Girl's Traditional Shannah Bird 1     JR. Girl's Traditional Pisim YellowBird 2     JR. Girl's Traditional Ziktcana Roberts 3     JR. Girl's Traditional Rhian SpoonHunter 4     JR. Girl's Traditional Emily Lavalee 5     JR. Boy's Fancy Dason Schofield 1     JR. Boy's Fancy Jazz Roan 2     JR. Boy's Fancy Odalis Uentille 3     JR. Boy's Fancy Skychild Thompson 4     JR. Boy's Fancy Dawason Gamble 5     Teen Boy's Grass Cj Thompson 1     Teen Boy's Grass Slik Nez 2     Teen Boy's Grass Jamal Danges 3     Teen Boy's Grass Elijah Poorman 4     Teen Boy's Grass Tristan ...

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2014 Summer Pendleton Blanket Giveaway

Pow Wow Season is in full swing!  We hope everyone is having a great time on the Pow Wow Trail this summer. We thought it was time for another one of our giveaways! To celebrate Pow Wow Season, PowWows.com is giving away a Chief Joseph Pendleton Blanket! Use the form below to enter.  Remember to come back each day to enter!  The more you enter the more chances you have to win!     a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Miami Pub Crawl Encourages Drinkers to Dress Up Like Native Americans for Thanksgiving

jjwainwright/Flickr Creative Commons Miami pub crawl organizing group Keep Crawling is runing a Thanksgiving Costume Pub Crawl. Dressing in costume isn't required, but participants are encouraged to come as either a Pilgrim or Native American. While most of the jokes one could make about dressing as a Pilgrim might include cracks about looking dowdy, dressing as a Native American is tremendously more problematic. It's also offensive. To say Thanksgiving is a touchy ...

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Takolo Lakna’ – How Do You Say Orange in Your Language?

How do you say the different colors in your language? In the Chickasaw language they say "takolo lakna'" for the word "orange". Watch the videos below for more colors and the correct pronunciation! Check out Chickasaw.TV for more language lessons!

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Our Beautiful Future! Kiowa Cree Cuties Carry on the Powwow Traditions!

"Let us put our minds together and see what  life we can make for our children, " stated the indomitable Sitting Bull.  For two marvelous Native children, their lives consist of celebrating their culture and doing the dances of their people on the Powwow Trail. River David Johnson and Skye Ann Johnson are following in the footsteps of their father, popular Kiowa-Cree drummer and well-known dancer, Mark Johnson. This adorable brother and sister are talented dancers, singers and drummers themselves. [caption ...

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  CATEGORY NAME PLACE TEEN AND JR GIRL’s fancy OKE-TWSHA ROBERTS 1 TEEN AND JR GIRL’s fancy LARA WHITEYE 2 TEEN AND JR GIRL’s fancy JAYDEAN RANDALL 3 TEEN AND …

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There were quite a few folks asking about how to put patterns together in gourd stitch so I thought I would see what I could do to help folks get …

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