Author: Lorence

So you Want to Build a Sweat Lodge?

So you Want to Build a Sweat Lodge?

Many different civilisations throughout history have had their own iteration of what we now call a sauna but arguably none…

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The Legendary Thunderbird

The Legendary Thunderbird

Throughout history each culture across the globe has been host to its own beliefs about how the world was created,…

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Disease in the America’s

Disease in the America’s

Since the arrival of the first Europeans in the 15th Century, Native American’s have seen a series of different factors…

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The Mysterious Medicine People

The Mysterious Medicine People

The term ‘Medicine Man’ is often used for a certain role in the history of Native American society and you…

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Native American Weapons – Part 2

Native American Weapons – Part 2

Knife Knives were excellent tools, great for preparing food, skinning animals and making crafts. Obviously, they are also a very…

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Honouring Tradition in the Modern Era

Honouring Tradition in the Modern Era

Here in the 21st century, life moves at a rapid pace. Technological advancements are speeding up our world day by…

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Native Americans and the Buffalo

Native Americans and the Buffalo

The American bison, more commonly known as the buffalo, was an integral part of the Native Americans way of life….

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Native American Weapons – Part 1

Native American Weapons – Part 1

Axes and Tomahawks One of the most well known Native American weapons is arguably the tomahawk or war axe. Originally…

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Native American Names

Native American Names

In almost every culture throughout history names are incredibly important. Even now parents will spend months trying to decide what…

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The Power of Paint

The Power of Paint

Native American culture revolved around their beliefs. Their religions often displayed a spiritual connection with nature and the world around…

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