All About Native American Powwows

All About Native American Powwows

Traditional Native American Plains Indians celebrate their cultures with ceremonies known as Powwows. What is a Powwow? A powwow can be many things. Most Powwows involve feasting, singing, formal dancing and various types of competitions. Each Powwow creates an opportunity for various tribes to convene, visit, and forge alliances. This tradition has helped to preserve aspects… Continue Reading

Discover the Native American Prayer Fan

Discover the Native American Prayer Fan

In Native American cultures, a special emphasis is placed on the tools and ceremonies that developed over millennia. Tribes believe that through objects, humans can reach out to the spirits of the world and protect themselves from harm. Perhaps one of the best examples of this is the Native American Prayer Fan, which has always… Continue Reading