LadyHawkღ's Blog – March 2012 Archive (3)

See the Fantastic Vochol, a Huichol-Beaded Volkswagen

The old Volkswagen Beetle is iconic in Mexico, its little dome ubiquitous in thousands of vehicles zipping around major cities and chugging along country roads.

The Huichol Indians of Nayarit and Jalisco states are known for their intricate beadwork.

What better way to juxtapose ancient and modern than with … a beaded beetle? It is named the Vochol, a combination of the Beetle’s nickname, vocho, and the tribal name Huichol. Artists Francisco Bautista Carrillo and his daughter…

Continue

Added by LadyHawkღ on March 28, 2012 at 6:35pm — No Comments

The Butterfly Clan in Native American Astrology

By Jeanine Byers Hoag

Native American Spirituality

If you were born during one of the date ranges listed below, you are part of the butterfly clan.

In Native American spirituality, humans and animals are considered to be part of one big family. Our animal companions are brothers and sisters in spirit and they offer us support and help in developing the strengths we need and learning the lessons we are here to learn.

Native American Astrology

This astrology…

Continue

Added by LadyHawkღ on March 12, 2012 at 10:28am — 1 Comment

Lepidoptera in the Mythology of Native Americans

by Ron Cherry E.R.E.C.,

Because of the beauty, power of flight, and complete metamorphosis found in butterflies an moths, these insects frequently are found in Native American myths. In an early article, Grinnell called attention to the belief held by the Blackfeet that dreams are brought to us in sleep by a butterfly. Their sign for a butterfly was a design roughly…

Continue

Added by LadyHawkღ on March 12, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments

Birthdays ~Happy Birthday from Warrior Nation!

Blog Posts

Dragonfly

Posted by Michael Johnson on May 10, 2022 at 7:22pm 0 Comments

They told her..

Posted by Michael Johnson on May 6, 2022 at 8:41pm 0 Comments

Sierra Vista Arizona

Posted by Michael Johnson on February 6, 2022 at 11:42pm 0 Comments

Word Games & Fun from The Cozy Cabin

For the Warriors who fight and Die...

so the rest of us may fight to Live.

*****

© 2022   Created by LadyHawkღ.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service