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Tags: 01 - Art, Culture, & Language, 02 - Identity, 05 - Spirituality, 07 - Physical Health

I’ve been trying to become Traditional for a few months, but it is hard.

I’ve been trying to become Traditional for a few months, but it is hard because part of my family follows Christianity. I don’t want to disappoint my family. Hi Liz, I think it’s pretty wonderful that you are seeking help and guidance for this question and I hope that you continue to do this with the people you meet along…

I’m a 17 yr old male in the closet….I have to figure out how to come out.

I’m a 17 yr old male in the closet. On top of graduating, college and social life I have to figure out how to come out. For starters, I’m sending you a big virtual hug! You’re right…on top of everything like graduating and getting ready for college you’ve got another major challenge to confront. Props to you for reaching out…

What are some stories of your beliefs according to your culture?

What are some stories of your beliefs according to your culture? Thanks for the question! One of my favorites…story telling. Now we just need to be sitting around the dinner table sharing some good food. 🙂 One of my favorite stories is one about the Sacred Four Year period. My uncle Kirby tells it like this… In Zuni tradition, there…

I hear there are threats to our water supply. What’s that mean?

Yeesh, this is a good question, but an important one to start thinking about. We know that water in Indian County is considered sacred. We use it in ceremonies and in our prayers. For us water serves as a symbol of the interconnectedness of all life. Some tribes are rich in water, and live in areas with a bunch of…
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