I dance to give thanks to Great Grandfather for giving us wonderful things–songs and dances, animals, birds, creatures, and insects; trees and plants and all human beings,” says Fabian Fontenelle, a powwow dancer of Omaha and Zuni descent
Quanah Parker was half Comanche and half Scots-Irish. He was raised in the Noconis band of Comanche. His mother Cynthia Ann Parker was taken captive when she was nine and assimilated into the tribe. She later married Comanche Chief Peta Nocona. Quanah was an important leader of the Native American Church movement. His most famous teaching about spirituality was "The White Man goes into his church and talks about Jesus. The Indian goes into his tipi and talks with Jesus."✨✨✨✨
. Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.