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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

Native American Drums and the Meaning of Their Beats

Native American Drums and the Meaning of Their Beats

Music holds an important role in Native American culture, used for various purposes, including recreation, healing, and expression. Complex and rich with emotion, Native American music is touted as intricate and interesting. Though Native Americans use various instruments to create music, perhaps the most well-known is the drum. Native American drums symbolize and express their… Continue Reading