Entries tagged with “Native American”
Many hospitals and treatment centers have begun offering holistic therapies for Native American veterans, many of whom are looking for a more spiritual approach to healing post tra…
Black Elk: The Life of an American VisionaryBy Joe JacksonFarrar, Straus and GirouxAuthor Joe Jackson, whose true-life adventure story The Thief at the End of the World was named o…
Grandma Aggie wants to sit in her family chair. Who could say no to that? But Grandma Aggie is no ordinary grandma and her chair is not the front porch rocker.
A new study reveals that the community’s strength and resilience are tied to the people’s spiritual openness, community engagement, and connection to the land.
100 YEARS: One Woman’s Fight for JusticeMelinda JankoFire in the Belly ProductionsIn the 1880s, the U.S. Federal Government became trustee of vast amounts of land owned by Native A…
This handsome, well-mounted biopic of Frances Thompson Fisher, a Chickasaw actress from Oklahoma who persisted against all odds to become a major international performer in the ear…
Use these herbs to purify yourself and your home
If we are relentless and impeccable about stalking ourselves, a result is that we leave the world and other people alone.
“Grandma spoke of the Creator and traveled the world blessing water, but she didn’t try to convert anyone to any religion. Rather, she reminded us of obvious truths: We are all water babies. We are all connected.”
With Joy Harjo named the poet laureate, we're reposting an article from 2014.
Grandma Says: Wake Up, World!Agnes Baker PilgrimBlackstone Audio, Inc.As the oldest living member of the Native American tribe known as the Takelma, Agnes Baker Pilgrim has been na…
Sacrament is an album of ritual music with a Native American flavor by multi-instrumentalist Byron Metcalf and vocalist Jennifer Grais. The flowing, rhythmic journey includes …
How I fell in love with the depth of the Navajo people and the cultural values they have developed—and how their system of Peacemaking could be a gift to the world.
Oglala Lakota chef and founder of The Sioux Chef, Sean Sherman talks to Rami about Native American cuisine and the cultural wisdom that embodies it.
“When it comes down to direct intervention, I’d rather not be on a stage singing about an injustice when I see it happening in front of me. I’ll jump off the stage and address the injustice directly. But this (pandemic) work would be terrifyingly boring without a good soundtrack!” —Navajo Musician and Activist Klee Benally
The traditional American Thanksgiving meal showcases the bounty of indigenous foods and the influence Native Americans have had on U.S. cuisine. Try this delicious turkey recipe from Native chef Sean Sherman.
Corn smut or maize mushrooms are considered a delicacy and it’s no wonder. They impart a sweet, earthy corn flavor to soups, stews, and sautés and are especially delicious cooked with corn.
This rich, flavorful soup has a creamy texture without cream.
From The Sioux Chef’s Indigenous Kitchen by Sean Sherman with Beth Doole
Ideas from a celebrant for commemorating two holidays: Native American Day and Grandparents Day
Honor Native American history and culture this Thanksgiving with Chef Sean Sherman’s indigenous recipes.
Purify yourself and your home with a traditional Native American practice.
Grandma Agnes Baker Pilgrim, 91, was about to fly to Amsterdam and then on to Africa with her International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers, so I knew the oldest living Takel…
This fashionable drink from birch trees has a long history of healing
Complete the Story of The Sword in the Storytelling Stone and Win $1000