Monthly Archives: July 2011
When the Earth is sick, the animals will begin to disappear, when that happens, The Warriors of the Rainbow will come to save them. Chief Seattle
Native American Indians Joining Animal Rights Groups to Save the Wild Horses and burros. Native American Indians speaking up, Speaking Out and Being Heard. For more info on this very important matter, please call Randal Massaro, at 1-760-245-3635.
ALERT! UPDATE—PLEASE GET THE WORD OUT—-ON JULY 14TH, THURSDAY AT 10AM, THERE WILL BE A WILD HORSE HEARING AT THE FEDERAL COURT HOUSE ,.400 SOUTH VIRGINIA STREET. RENO, NEVADA. THERE WILL BE A PEACEFUL RALLY BEFOR THE HEARING AND AFTER THE HEARING–WE NEED AS MANY NATIVE AMERICAN INDIANS TO SHOW UP AS POSSIBLE—EVERYBODY WELCOME. THIS IS AN IMPORTANT DAY AS WE EXPECT MEDIA TO SHOW UP FOR THIS. NEVADAS WILD HORSES AND BURROS NEED OUR HELP–THIS IS WHAT WE HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR –PLEASE JOIN US IN RENO , NEVADA ON THIS VERY SPECIAL DAY. FOR MORE INFO CALL RANDAL MASSARO AT 1-760-245-3635
The character of the Indian’s emotion left little room in his heart for antagonism toward his fellow creatures …. For the Lakota (one of the three branches of the Sioux Nation), mountains, lakes, rivers, springs, valleys, and the woods were all in finished beauty. Winds, rain, snow, sunshine, day, night, and change of seasons were endlessly fascinating. Birds, insects, and animals filled the world with knowledge that defied the comprehension of man.
The Lakota was a true naturalist – a lover of Nature. He loved the earth and all things of the earth, and the attachment grew with age. The old people came literally to love the soil and they sat or reclined on the ground with a feeling of being close to a mothering power.
It was good for the skin to touch the earth, and the old people liked to remove their moccasins and walk with bare feet on the sacred earth.
Their tipis were built upon the earth and their alters were made of earth. The birds that flew in the air came to rest upon the earth, and it was the final abiding place of all things that lived and grew. The soil was soothing, strengthening, cleansing, and healing.
This is why the old Indian still sits upon the earth instead of propping himself up and away from its live giving forces. For him, to sit or lie upon the ground is to be able to think more deeply and to feel more keenly; he can see more clearly into the mysteries of life and come closer in kinship to other lives about him.
Chief Luther Standing Bear – Oglala Sioux
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