Braiding Sweetgrass

Author: Robin Wall Kimmerer
Publisher: Milkweed Editions
ISBN: 1571318712
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Called the work of "a mesmerizing storyteller with deep compassion and memorable prose" (Publishers Weekly) and the book that, "anyone interested in natural history, botany, protecting nature, or Native American culture will love," by ...

Indigenous Nations Studies Journal

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Participants often use the ashes from burned sweetgrass braids to smudge
themselves before entering the lodge. Sweetgrass braids, comprised of ... The
darkness removes all distractions as wisdom eradicates ignorance. The darkness
also ...

American Indian Quarterly

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most moving moments for the Kanaka Maoli contingent was when a woman elder
from one of the Indigenous nations in the ... Without saying a word, she passed
out braids of sacred sweet grass to each of us. ... Instead, almost all Kanaka
Maoli I saw chanted "E Homai," asking for our ancestors' wisdom, "I Ku Mau Mau,
" to ...

Restoring The Balance

Author: Gail Guthrie Valaskakis
Publisher: Univ of Manitoba Pr
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the more generous we are with what we give, the more the spirit world will bless
us with the wisdom that comes with deeper understanding. ... I have shared my
insights with other indigenous scholars and have found that my thoughts are in
resonance with theirs. ... The chapter will be like a braid of sweet grass with one
strand being that of oral tradition informed by my Cree ancestry, another that
brings in ...

Bulletin Of Primitive Technology

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BULLETIN BOARD #18 Sweetgrass/Hierochloe odorata: Native Montana grass
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