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Old 25-01-2019, 04:01 PM
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Spiritual animal according to American Indians ?

How to know accordin to what they had believed ?
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Old 01-02-2019, 02:56 AM
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Closest I've found is "medicine cards " which liste a lot of animal symbols based on native American beliefs. The credibility of their sources is questionable, though. Other than that it just depends on what you can find from each tribe. Not all tribes have the same lore after all.
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Old 08-02-2019, 04:49 PM
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How to know accordin to what they had believed ?

Some are passed on according to clan or totem and depends on your bloodline/family.

Some are gained through experience and lets say vision quest or ceremonial activities. Or passed with a naming ceremony.

Some are just concluded as, Hey these guys are always around, especially in strong spiritual situations.

Just a few thoughts from the opinion gallery.
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Old 30-09-2019, 06:41 AM
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Some are passed on according to clan or totem and depends on your bloodline/family.

Some are gained through experience and lets say vision quest or ceremonial activities. Or passed with a naming ceremony.

Some are just concluded as, Hey these guys are always around, especially in strong spiritual situations.

Just a few thoughts from the opinion gallery.

Sometimes...... you can find out at the sweat lodge while in an altered state.
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