Meaning and History Behind the Zuni Fetish

Meaning and History Behind the Zuni Fetish

Indigenous people have carved and used fetishes throughout history. What are Zuni Fetishes? Fetishes are carvings, often palm-sized, usually of animals or figures that hold spiritual importance to the Zuni. These small carvings are believed to hold magical powers that can assist in: Protecting their owner or creator from harm to the spirit and body… Continue Reading

Kachina House Christmas Gift Guide 2018

Kachina House Christmas Gift Guide 2018

Christmas will be here before you know it, so it’s time to get shopping! During the month of December, Kachina House is stocking our shop to provide you the best selection of the year. Native American culture and history are important not only to those who celebrate them as part of their ancestry, but the… Continue Reading

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