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Navajo Hunting

Navajo Hunting

March 1, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

The Navajos were a tribe of Native Americans that were described as hunter-farmers who also cared for livestock in their settlements for clothing and food. They were very apt at making the most of their resources, and were very aggressive and successful with…

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Navajo Healers

October 19, 2016 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

During the time of the Navajos, illness was seen as less of a problem with bodily organs and more of issues concerned with improper practices that cause…

Navajo Jacket

Navajo Jacket

March 16, 2016 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

When it comes to the idea of the Navajo jacket, there is something you are definitely going to want to keep in mind: There are real examples of real Navajo…

Navajo Dances

Navajo Dances

July 1, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

Art can be expressed in more ways then just a paintbrush and a canvas. Whether you love to express yourself through the spoken word or through the movement of your body, art can stand for more then just one thing. A reflection of your society, your role in…

Navajo Wedding Basket

Navajo Wedding Basket

June 17, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

The Navajo wedding basket is meant to reflect the various values of the traditions of life and is meant to contain the six sacred mountains within the design on the wedding basket. In the middle of the basket is a center that is meant to display the beginning…

Navajo Celebrations

Navajo Celebrations

June 10, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

There are 5 major celebrations or ceremonies made up of the Navajo. The 2 of them that are most used are the Blessingway celebration that is made to awaken the natural order of living the loving way. The way of life is making the right decisions which are…

Navajo Prayer

Navajo Prayer

May 6, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

The Navajo have for many years woke up in the morning and participated in Morning Prayer. The sun will break over the horizon and they rise from the beds to participate in a very special prayer in a special place in the home. Even though each prayer is offered…

Navajo Customs

Navajo Customs

April 29, 2015 - 10:00 am in Navajo Rituals

Navajo customs were put in place to help those who did not understand the Navajo to gather information in order to better understand their lifestyle and to educate those of the Navajo who lacked general information on the culture of the Navajo. Below you will…

Navajo Jewlery Marks and Symbols

Navajo Jewlery Marks and Symbols

April 15, 2015 - 12:00 pm in Navajo Rituals

There are many ways to appreciate the history and culture of the Navajo people. One of the most intriguing areas of study is in the form of their jewelry. To learn more about jewelry marks and symbols within the Navajo culture is to learn a great deal about…

Navajo Beliefs

Navajo Beliefs

April 8, 2015 - 12:00 pm in Navajo Rituals

The beliefs of the Navajo people are rich in culture, spiritual matters, and certainly in history. To examine the Navajo beliefs is to look at some of the most fascinating components to the shared identity of this tribe to be found anywhere. Information On…