“That warm, bright, sunny air…seems to be blowing across Turtle Island”

tipi spirits copy“When the ceremony was over, everybody felt a great deal better, for it had been a day of fun. They were better able now to see the greenness of the world, the wideness of the sacred day, the colors of the earth, and to set these in their minds.”

Black Elk  1863 – 1950  Holy man of the Oglala Sioux
― John G. Neihardt, Black Elk Speaks: The Complete Edition

Below is a film clip VERY MUCH worth watching: Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau’s speech to The Assembly of First Nations and their response. Know that this could happen everywhere!.

Maybe the time that Crazy Horse spoke about

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Legendary Cree Chief, Robert Smallboy meeting the Pope

when he said “I see a time of Seven Generations when all the colors of mankind will gather under the Sacred Tree of Life and the whole Earth will become one circle again…is soon coming to pass…

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Igniting the Fire Ceremony  Manitoba, Canada



Featured Image: Anishnabe Elder, Dave Courchene in Israel

For more information:  The Turtle Lodge 

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THE TURTLE LODGE  Sagkeeng First Nation Manitoba, Canada