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Where Did The Navajo Indians Live

Where Did The Navajo Indians Live

October 28, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

Navajo Indians are the largest tribe of Native Americans and have been in existence since the 1500’s. The name for this tribe is derived from Spanish and is connected to the Pueblo Indian word for “planted fields.” The name for the Navajo Indians was…

Navajo Legends

Navajo Legends

September 30, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo Indians are the largest tribe of Native Americans and they originated in the 1500’s. There are many aspects of Navajo history and culture…

Navajo Weapons

Navajo Weapons

September 2, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo Indians originally began their tribe back in the 1500’s. Over time they became known as the largest tribe of Native American Indians. There…

Famous Navajo Indians

Famous Navajo Indians

August 19, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

It is easy to miss the incredible significance and role that Native American tribes have played in both their own history and the history of the United States. From settling disputes and preserving a way of life to helping win one of the greatest conflicts…

Navajo Farming

Navajo Farming

July 8, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

For the past 4 millennia at least, humanity began living in communities and forming settlements around agriculture and farming. Seen all around the world, every culture developed their own unique techniques as they produced and ate food found in their local…

Navajo Flute

Navajo Flute

June 24, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

With a distinct sound that is easy to remember, nothing quite draws the mind into an attentive and respective state then the notes played on a Navajo Flute. An art form that was almost lost over the past few centuries, the Navajo Flute is as distinct in its…

Navajo Language Renaissance

Navajo Language Renaissance

June 3, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo Language Renaissance was created as a non-profit organization that is put to work to reestablish the Navajo language. The members are made up of educators and individuals passionate about making sure that the language is upheld and taught to the…

Navajo Sand Paintings

Navajo Sand Paintings

May 27, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo sandpaintings are known as the places where the Gods come and go. The sand paintings are used in the ceremonies when they are asking for help in their healing and harvesting. The figure that you see in a sand painting is a symbol of their story…

Navajo String Games

Navajo String Games

May 20, 2015 - 10:10 am in Navajo History

The Navajo string games are the games that the Navajo play during the winter that enables the players to interact with one another on various levels of play. The games that you play will come in acts by the patterns that you do by changing the hand movements…

Navajo Sandstone

Navajo Sandstone

May 13, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo Sandstone is a specific geologic formation that is part of the Glen Canyon Group. The formation spreads across the United States from Nevada to Arizona all the way to Utah. In the portion of Southern Utah, this is where it is most prominent. The…