Havasupai

Indigenous Peoples Havasupai means people of the blue-green waters. The spectacular waterfalls and isolated community within the Havasupai Indian Reservation attract thousands of visitors each year. Key Links havasupai-nsn.gov havasupai-nsn.gov/tourism.html Elsewhere on the Web https://www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/havasupai.htm Headlines https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/2019/01/26/grand-canyon-tribal-land-known-waterfalls-wont-allow-tour-guides/2689194002/ Photos Wikipedia Havasupai Planeta.com Arizona Grand Canyon National Park 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages

Hopi

Indigenous Peoples Events Annual Hopi Festival Celebrating 84 Years Headlines Beyond Stone & Mortar: A Hopi Perspective on the Preservation of “Ruins” (& Culture) Hopi warily welcome tourists to West’s ‘last secret land’ Hopi Cross Country http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=17131436 http://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/high-school/2016/07/20/hopi-boys-cross-country-dynasty-featured-espn/87364622/ http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2016/01/16/hopi-high-school-cross-country-team-carrying-proud-tradition-163099 Elsewhere on the Web Official Website of the Hopi Tribe Hopi Cultural Center Hopi indian customs …

Diné = Navajo

Photo: Navajo Weaving, Luchia’s Restaurant Planeta.com guide to Diné (Navajo) culture, language and travel tips for visitors. The Navajo Nation extends across Arizona, New Mexico and Utah, covering more than 27,000 square miles (70,000 square km). Vocabulary Nahasdzáán Planeta.com Diné (Navajo) Links #NavajoCodeTalkersDay Navajo Treaty (Naaltsoos Sání) Navajo Times Indigenous 2019 – International Year of Indigenous …

INPI

Elsewhere on the Web El INPI es la autoridad del Poder Ejecutivo Federal que promueve el reconocimiento y derechos de los pueblos indígenas y afromexicano. The INPI is the authority of the Federal Executive Power that promotes the recognition and rights of the Indigenous and Afro-Mexican peoples. Key Links https://www.gob.mx/inpi @INPImx Embedded Tweets ¡No olvides …

Te Matatini

Buzzwords Held every two years Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival celebrates the cultural dance of the Māori people of New Zealand. Over four days audiences experience the best kapa haka in the world, taste Māori food (kai) and local delicacies and shop for Māori arts and crafts. 2019 dates: February 20-24. The event attracts about …

2018 Native American Day at the Lost City Museum

Poster Kudos Lost City Museum for creating a brick-and-mortar, delicious, face-to-face,and instagrammable coddiwomple. Saturday, December 8 was Native American Day/Holiday Open House. The event featured Native American food, dancers, artists, and crafts people. For sale were jewelry and ceramics, Navajo tacos, and fry bread. There was also a raffle to raise funds for the docents. …

Hopi Festival 2018

Poster Kudos to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) for livestreaming and archiving videos from the Hopi Festival 2018 and many thanks to the organizers and presenters for sharing experiences and wisdom with Rasmuson Theater and the world. NMAI is on the top of our list of places to visit in Washington, …

National Museum of the American Indian

Photo: Eric Fischer, National Museum The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) – https://americanindian.si.edu – is committed to advancing knowledge and understanding of the Native cultures of the Western Hemisphere—past, present, and future—through partnership with Native people and others. The museum works to support the continuance of culture, traditional values, and transitions in contemporary …

Native American Heritage Month

Poster Since 1990 the USA has celebrated Native American Heritage Month in the month of November. Hashtags: #nativeamericanheritagemonth, #NAHM Background Nativeamericanheritagemonth.gov: What started at the turn of the century as an effort to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the U.S., has …

Wampanoag

Indigenous Peoples Recommended Listening 11-19-18 The Mashpee Wampanoag’s land battle – Native America Calling Language https://www.cbsnews.com/video/wampanoag-reviving-the-language Wikipedia Wampanoag Planeta.com USA Indigenous Native America Calling Thanksgiving