Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Boy Scouts. The Order of the Arrow has a rich tradition in Native American folklore.
K' daholel. N' gagelicksi means 'I Laugh' in Delaware, N' menne means 'I Drink', and N' gattungwan means 'I Sleep'.
Colds. Also to treat for colds they used skunk oil, roasted onion syrup, and charred pig's hooves. Mud was also supposed to treat burns. I wouldn't reccomend trying any of these.
East. These holes, filled with tobacco, was placed in order to try to appease the spirit of the plant. There are many more fascinating rituals that the Delaware herbalists followed.
11 and a Half. However, sadly, Carol Galantino passed away from luekemia. The Delaware Indians have not made any desicion on what to do with the land.
1996. However, the government only recognizes two groups -- the Sand Hill tribe of Lenape and the Naticoke Lenape. However, there are many more groups, such as the Rampapough Mountain and Powhatan-Renape Nation. Rampapough is located in New Jersey and Powhatan-Renape northeast of Phildadelphia.
Wolf. The Wolf clan is known for producing the war chiefs. The start of the wolf clan was when a man was cast from the Upper World and a wolf descended upon him.
|Yes, the Native Americans do have their own fashion. What is the piece of clothing that has been worn by the Native Americans since the 1800s?||Native Americans - The Cherokee
Tear Dress. The Tear dress, thought to have originated from the Trail of the Tears, has calico style print material with some diamonds on it. Their was also usually some sorts of buttons. The dress is worn today in tribute of all the women who walked on the Trail.
Baskets. Cherokee baskets, made from buckbrush, honeysuckle or commercially-manufactured reed, can be colored using natural dyes, such as bloodroot, walnut, and poke. You can use artificial, but they are frowned upon in tradition.
|Cherokee weddings are clothed in traditional weddings. In traditional weddings, both the bride and groom are covered in a cloth of what cover?||Native Americans - The Cherokee
Blue. Also, something different, is that instead of exchanging rites, the Cherokees exchange food. The groom should bring ham or venison and the bride should bring corn or beanbread.
Lacrosse. Stickball, a game where the medicine man of the village tosses a ball into the air and the players try to get it to hit a wooden fish, was played to settle disputes. Women also played, but they, unlike the men, played it with their bare hands.
Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, Seminole. These five tribes, the Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, Seminole, and Cherokee, were so called owing to their willingness to co-exist peacefully with their settler neighbours and take on some of their customs.
Following the Indian Removal Act of 1830, many of the "civilised tribes" were removed from their ancient lands and re-located to the Indian Territory, in what is modern day Oklahoma.
Water Beetle. As the legend goes, Dayunisi when the land became crowded in the Sky World, offered to go down to see what was in the water. Everytime he went down, he brought some dirt up with him and he created an island, Earth.