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Sacred foods of the Lakota

William K. Powers

Sacred foods of the Lakota

by William K. Powers

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Published by Lakota Books in Kendall Park, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oglala Indians -- Food.,
  • Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William K. Powers, Marla N. Powers.
    ContributionsPowers, Marla N.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.O3 P6812 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p. :
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL603087M
    LC Control Number96197243
    OCLC/WorldCa23670033

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    The Oglala (pronounced [oɡəˈlala], meaning "to scatter one's own" in Lakota language) are one of the seven subtribes of the Lakota people who, along with the Dakota, make up the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ (Seven Council Fires). A majority of the Oglala live on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, the eighth-largest Native American reservation in the United States. The Lakota. The Lakota (or Teton Sioux) are a group of Native Americans characterized by their emphasis on ideals such as community, affinity, generosity, cooperation, and strength. The term Lakota roughly translates to "an alliance of people." Family and the Tiyospaye. Throughout most of Lakota history, family and community were the.

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