At times, the simplest things to see, seem to be the hardest things to See. I know this is so for me. Because, only when I let go of the all about me experience, do I See the Powerful and fulfilling nature of this Loving Aspect of Us as Original Experiencers.
When I let go of the egocentric aspect of me, the Love Door swung open. When I focus only on me, than the love door shuts tight. I would so much Love to Experience…Continue
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The late Navajo elder Leon Secatero (Headman for the Canoncito Band at To'Hajillee) once told me that (in a near death experience) he saw the Wind Walkers take corn pollen in their mouths to bless their words before they spoke to him.
“The 9Spirit) elders talked about positive things, focusing on the positive to make things happen, to bring in good energy so that life will continue. They said to use song, prayer, dance to focus on positive thought, and to help us go forward…Continue
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Learn to apply The 16 Indigenous Guiding Principles that have been carefully chosen by councils of leaders to serve as the foundation for healing your life and our…Continue
I give my heartfelt thanks giving to our Beloved Creator, that I can say at 70, as my beloved father always told me, “Son we are only here for a short time!" Or like Crow Foot said, "Life is like the breath of a Buffalo on a cold day or a fire fly on a warm summer day or the shadows…Continue
In December 1982, on the high plains of Alberta, forty wise, respected and dedicated elders, spiritual leaders and community members from different Indigenous Nations across North America came together for four days and nights of in-depth purposeful consultation. The purpose of this…Continue
The Fourth Way acknowledges that the Human Family is at a crossroad facing diverging paths: on one side lies the path of increasing conflict, militarism, economic insecurity and war; on the other, a sacred path leading to mutual understanding,healing…Continue
“The New Global Civilization, now unfolding, that the Prophecies of Indigenous Peoples and the Ancient of Days have long envisioned is not to be confused, even remotely, with the various new world orders that are fearfully alluded to by various contending sources. This includes a new world…Continue
When you stand in the Sacred Hoop of the…Continue
This article I posted on July 7, 2010, more than four years ago, documenting the destruction of our oceans continues unabated. We are more than a frog being boiled! How long, my relatives, will it take us to turn this around!
New Scientific Report: Oceans' Demise Near Irreversible…
Added by Phil Lane Jr. on August 10, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Taking some special time to remember, My Beloved Mother and Father, as I continue the journey of my 70th year. The Sacred Gift of Life they gave me, ``in and of itself``, invokes and inspires my eternal love, thanksgiving, honor, respect, gratitude, and any mutual forgiveness that may have been needed along our Sacred Path together. I know they…
I started Pole Vaulting at 9 years old ( I953),when my beloved father taped up an old bamboo pole, (so if it shattered, it wouldn't hurt me) and made me a straw pole vault pit and shared with me the basics of "pole vaulting" that he had learned, as young boy, at the Haskell Indian School. Since my first vault into "space," it became my "spring athletic passion" until I graduated from High…Continue
These Guiding Principles of Consultation, Steps for Taking Unified Action and a Non-Political Process for Electing…Continue
July 9, 1971. Sitting at the Heart of the Island of the Sun, in Lake Titicaca, Bolivia, sitting with my Beloved Quechua Elder and Spiritual Teacher, Meleton Gallardo, (on my right side) and other Beloved Quechua Brothers. At this Sacred Place, more than 700 years ago, the First Incas, Manco Capac, (Splendid Foundation) and his…
"A revolution is coming: a revolution which will be peaceful if we are wise enough; compassionate if we care enough; successful if we are fortunate enough. But a revolution is coming whether we like it or not. We can affect its character; we cannot alter its inevitability."…
The Fourth Way
An Indigenous Strategy to Build Sustainable and Harmonious Prosperity in the Americas…Continue
Prior to the arrival of the first European explorers an Indigenous kinship network based in spiritual and cultural relationships and protocols existed for centuries across the Western Hemisphere. Through this network of many networks, this Hoop of Many Hoops, Indigenous Peoples shared…Continue
The Guna First Nation is composed of 51 communities stretched across 350 Islands in a territory 232 miles long and 130 square miles. The Guna First Nation is governed by two General Congresses. One General Congress takes care of all political and economic issues and the other General Congress cares…Continue