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How Shunka Sapa Saved the World

Picture by Stacy Becker I believe it was in my sophomore year of high school that we had to do some research into Native American mythology, and one story that particularly stuck with me was from Lakota lore. The tale … Continue reading

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Hunting and Haunting

In my quest to find out more on beliefs regarding the afterlife, I thought of the “happy hunting ground” concept that features in modern conceptions of Native American religion. According to this Straight Dope article, the term itself was first … Continue reading

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