Australia Aboriginal Links

Australia Aboriginal Flag Links related to Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: Recent Features [email protected][email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected][email protected] The Genius of Australian Indigenous LanguagesThe genius of Indigenous languages – @RachNordlingerhttps://vimeo.com/286457391/f816da0a71 HeadlineAustralia changes word in anthem to honor Indigenous people – APAustralian history put through the looking glass by Aboriginal artists Judy Watson and Yhonnie Scarce …

Zapotec

Indigenous Peoples: Zapotec Zapotecs are an Indigenous group in Oaxaca with an incredible breadth and depth of culture. There are about 100 variations of the language. This page feature working notes on Zapotec culture, including language, traditional dance, and food. As a language, Zapotec is a group of languages spoken principally in Oaxaca, and also parts of …

El Chilam Balam

Logo El Chilam Balam – elchilambalam.com – is one of our favorite local websites. Based in Mérida, Yucatán, El Chilam Balam covers the Maya World in Spanish. Listen to local and expert voices via the Soundcloud account and follow the Mayan language lessons and regional news via Twitter. Certainly this account is one to pay …

Huitzilopochtli

Photo: Alonso, Barda del Templo Mayor Wikipedia: In the Aztec religion, Huitzilopochtli is a deity of war, sun, human sacrifice, and the patron of the city of Tenochtitlán. He was also the national god of the Mexicas, also known as Aztecs. Embedded Tweets Coyolxauhqui WikipediaHuītzilōpōchtliPānquetzaliztli Planeta

Chinantla

Photo: Beautiful textiles Spotlight on the Chinantla culture / region of Southern Mexico. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/mGEWLWH1HuDWRk4S6 Recommended Listening: XEOJN, La Voz de la ChinantlaTranslated from INPI: In the northern region of the state of Oaxaca, known as the Chinantla, through low relief planes to mountainous knots, the XEOJN signal extends to reach Chinantecos, Mazatecos, Cuicatecos, Zapotecos, …

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week)

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Dates for the 2020 Māori Language Week are September 14-20. Te wiki o te reo Māori (Māori Language Week) is a popular, government-sponsored initiative promoting the use of Māori language. The week is part of the broader Māori language revival and raises public awareness for Māori language revitalization, learning, and …

Quechua

Indigenous Peoples Quechua is the name of a people of the central Andes of South America and their languages. Recommended ListeningQuechua – Imagine that while growing up, your parents spoke to each other in a language you didn’t understand, using another language for you and your siblings. Gabina Funegra was exposed, in this way, to …

Medicine Wheel

Buzzwords Medicine Wheel = Between 70 and 150 medicine wheels have been identified in South Dakota, Wyoming, Montana, Alberta, and Saskatchewan. Wikipedia: In some Native American cultures, the medicine wheel is a metaphor for a variety of spiritual concepts. A medicine wheel may also be a stone monument that illustrates this metaphor. Historically, the monuments …

Apache

Buzzwords Apache is the collective term for several culturally related groups of Native Americans in the United States originally from the Southwestern United States. These indigenous peoples of North America speak a Southern Athabaskan (Apachean) language, which is related linguistically to the languages of Athabaskan speakers of Alaska and western Canada. The modern term Apache …