The Green Corn Ceremony

The Green Corn Ceremony

May 5, 2011 admin 0

For the Indian nations of the Southeastern United States-Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Seminole, Timucua, and others-corn (maize) was their single most important food. Therefore, corn […]

The Southeastern Ball Game

May 3, 2011 admin 0

Among the Indian nations of the Southeast (Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, Natchez, Seminole), there were two basic ball games which were played. These games had […]

The Kiowa

The Kiowa

March 24, 2011 admin 0

( – promoted by navajo) The Southern Plains is an area of rolling prairie grasslands with timbered areas along stream valleys. It lies south of […]

Cheyenne Medicine Bundles

Cheyenne Medicine Bundles

March 6, 2011 admin 0

( – promoted by navajo) Among the Cheyenne there are two sacred medicine bundles: The Sacred Arrows (Maahotse) and the Sacred Buffalo Hat (Esevone). The […]

Plateau Indian Names

February 14, 2011 admin 0

( – promoted by navajo) The Plateau is the area between the Cascade Mountains and the Rocky Mountains. It is bounded by the Fraser River […]