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Navajo Economy

Navajo Economy

February 7, 2018 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo economy has undergone several distinct phases of transformation. From the sixteenth through late eighteenth century, when the Navajo tribes supposedly arrived at the southwestern region of the United States and populated the present day states of…

Navajo Word For Love

Navajo Word For Love

December 6, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

There are six thousand nine hundred and nine languages in the world. This excludes all extinct languages or dialects that are no longer spoken. Before…

Navajo-Leaders

Navajo Leaders

October 4, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo or Navaho are a Native American tribe, the second largest of its kind as federally recognized in the US, the first being the Cherokee. The…

Navajo-Traditions

Navajo Traditions

September 6, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo tribe is a very culturally rich group that has developed close to a hundred different ceremonies, rituals, songs, and other practices that they use as part of Navajo tradition. These are believed to help appease the supernatural beings they believed…

Navajo Pottery

Navajo Pottery

June 7, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

Navajo pottery, especially those that are older, can be very delicate and fragile. This is because the materials they’re made of aren’t designed to withstand the onslaught of wear, tear, and aging, making them significantly prone to damage later on. Specific…

Navajo Thunderbird

Navajo Thunderbird

May 3, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

Many indigenous peoples and tribes have beliefs and practices that form the core of their culture and lifestyle. For the Navajo tribe, the image of the Thunderbird, a powerful and mighty supernatural creature with immeasurable strength is among the most worshipped…

Navajo Lifestyle

Navajo Lifestyle

March 29, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajos were a well-known Native American tribe that strived and survived in the Wild West for hundreds of years. They were an aggressive, intelligent, and tactical group, popular for their skilled and effective combat against colonizers which allowed…

Navajo Indians Culture

Navajo Indians Culture

January 25, 2017 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

The Navajo Indians were the main settlers of a great part of the Americas before the U.S. and other colonizers came into the picture. Many acknowledge them as the original occupants of U.S. territory, where they thrived and survived for hundreds of years.…

navajo-wars

Navajo Wars

September 14, 2016 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

For many years, the Navajo fought off and raided settlers and neighboring tribes for resources, livestock, and territory. During the 17th century, the Navajo tribes could be found between the Little Colorado and San Juan rivers which they aggressively defended…

Navajo Corn

Navajo Corn

August 10, 2016 - 10:00 am in Navajo History

To someone who doesn’t know the first thing about Navajo life and traditions, the idea of Navajo corn sounds like it might refer to a particular approach to preparing corn. The truth of the matter is that the relationship between corn and the Navajo people…