Category Archives: Pueblo

Wuyak-kuita the Broadface Katsina

Every spiritual path has its protectors. The Puebloan belief system employs Katsinam to act as guards during ceremonies and as guides for mankind.   Dolls and figurines have always played a sacred role in spiritual and cultural ritual and ceremony. The Katsina doll isn’t a toy; rather it is a symbol of the Katsina that… Continue Reading

The Pueblo Storyteller Doll

  It’s difficult for some to imagine a world without a written history. Perhaps it is our fear of being forgotten that makes us preserve our thoughts and experiences in what we see as tangible words. Native Americans, going back to ancient times, saw things differently. Tribal elders took responsibility for the next generation, orally… Continue Reading