Wandering Spirit to Host Cultural Workshops. Sign Up Now!

If you're in the Calgary area you'll want to check this out! Nonprofit Wandering Spirit will be hosting a "Cultural Connections" workshop for the community. Come on out and learn some pow wow steps! Classes start Thursday October 15, 2015 and will be held at Parkdale Community Hall - 3512 5 Ave NW, Calgary, AB. See the below poster for more information: Also congratulations to Wandering Spirit! The nonprofit is a finalist ...

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5 Reason Columbus Day Has To Go!

Franchesca "Chescaleigh" Ramsey lays out just a few reasons Columbus Day has got to go.   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));Columbus Was a Genocidal Rapist

Franchesca "Chescaleigh" Ramsey lays out just a few reasons Columbus Day has got to go.

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Making Regalia – Roach Spinners

Juaquin Lonelodge is back with a brand new edition of Making Regalia. On this latest episode they have recurring guest Red Sky Whapeppah in the studio to help construct a roach spinner. Take a look! Pretty cool eh? Make sure you follow Making Regalia on Facebook for more helpful tips and suggestions. And as always, thanks to Cheyenne and Arapaho Television- CATV47 for providing the platform to share culture and knowledge! And make sure you check ...

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – October 08, 2015

Check the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow Wow San Manuel Pow Wow: October 9-11, 2015 October 09 - October 11 5500 University Pkwy, San Bernardino, CA - 92407 2015 He Sapa Wacipi Na Oskate - Black Hills Powwow October 09 - October 11 444 N Mount Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD - 57701 Chattahoochee River Landing Pow Wow October 09 - October 11 269 ...

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Portland to Celebrate Indigenous People’s Day!

Another city declares Indigenous People's Day as a way to honor the contributions of Native Americans in the community! On Wednesday October 7, 2015 the Portland City Council passed a declaration designating October 12, 2015 as Indigenous People's Day. KOIN 6 News spoke with Reyn Leno, tribal chairman with the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, about the decision. Leno said the history of the Native Americans has been overlooked and undercelebrated. The ...

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Beautiful Pair Of Native America Lakota Sioux Quilled Medicine Wheel Earrings – eBay find of the week

Beautiful Pair Of Native America Lakota Sioux Quilled Medicine Wheel Earrings- eBay find of the week

This is a beautiful new pair of Lakota Sioux quilled medicine wheel earrings with hand painted rawhide Feathers. Quilled on rawhide. The colors of the quills are Blue - Black - Red - Orange and Yellow. Beaded with size 13/0 beads. The color of the beads are Blue - Black - Red - Orange and Yellow. From the top of the ...

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Path of Beauty Highlights Navajo Artist’s Life

Rex A. Begaye was a talented Navajo artist that shared the sacredness and beauty of his culture through artwork. In this video, Rex A. Begaye describes his traditional upbringing and how it inspired his art. Unfortunately Begaye passed away in December of 2013. But not before leaving behind a vast amount of paintings and knowledge with the world. His legacy also lives on through the Sarasota Native American Indian Festival, a place where the local Florida community ...

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Wacipi at the Mall of America!

I can only imagine the powerful energy this brought to the Mall of America building! As a part of their Annual Wacipi event this summer, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community came out to the Mall of America to demonstrate to the public what a pow wow is all about. Experience Native American dancers from the SMSC and other Indian nations at the SMSC sponsored Wacipi Exhibition. A whirl of colors, sights and sounds will fill the halls as the Rotunda is ...

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2015 Morongo Pow Wow Videos

We recorded over 125 videos from the 2015 Morongo Pow Wow! Check out the videos of Fancy Feather, Chicken, Jingle, Switch, Bird and more! View more on Pow Wow TV!

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These Navajo Nurses Are on an Amazing Mission

Unfortunately when we think of the modern birthing experience, cold hospitals and pain medications are usually what come to mind. These two Navajo women are hoping to change that way of thinking with their project, Changing Woman Initiative. What a great idea! The Changing Woman Initiative hopes to develop a Native American-centered women's health collective in the Santa Fe, New Mexico area that will bring the ...

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