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Navajo sacred places

Editha L. Watson

Navajo sacred places

by Editha L. Watson

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Published by Navajo Tribal Museum in Window Rock, Ariz .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navajo mythology,
  • Navajo Indians -- Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Editha L. Watson.
    SeriesNavajoland publications,, 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.N3 W34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5526066M
    LC Control Number66099120
    OCLC/WorldCa4632419

    MICHAELS, NAVAJO NATION – In March , the Navajo Nation filed a petition with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (“IACHR”) against the U. S. Federal Government for violations of Navajo .   Free Online Library: Sacred Places at risk; Native people struggle to save their lands but find that everyone else--from Congress and the Transportation Department to the NAFTA Tribunal- .

    Sacred Sites of the United States White Sands, New Mexico, USA. Based on current archaeological findings it is certain that human beings have been coming to the Western Hemisphere for at least .   Despite the American Indian Religious Freedom Act, passed by the US Congress 40 years ago, Native Americans still struggle to protect public lands where they practice their religions.

    Navajo religion is defined by relationships to specific geographical places, such as sacred sites of special religious events. A Navajo’s relationship to the land where he or she is born begins. Experience Navajo Culture ExperienceNavajo Culture Navajo Culture in Monument Valley The Navajo people, the Diné, passed through three different worlds before emerging into this world, The Fourth .


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