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 Post subject: American Indians
PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2012 5:43 am 
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I thought I would post some videos from the american indian community. I know its a little of pace to what is normally posted.


The ten commandments of the american indian

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RoPUy7hLsKE&feature=related


Words of wisdome from american indian elders

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KATOpoCvOFo&feature=related


The Prophecy Of The Native American Elders
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TiCBrFQUa0&feature=results_video&playnext=1&list=PL863D89952080B6D1


Must Watch! John Trudell and Elder Red Crow speak - Native Wisdom
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rWsXFm1bHK8&feature=related


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500 Nations The Story of Native Americans - 1 ----movie
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EedWZ_jaTiE&feature=related


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 Post subject: Re: American Indians
PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2012 8:15 am 
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This probably belongs in the 'Lounge'.

We have to be very careful about what we say when talking of non-Buddhist activity, but there does appear to be similarity between some Vajrayana and Native American chanting and dances. I believe HHDL said as much on a tour to America.

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 Post subject: Re: American Indians
PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2012 1:06 pm 
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related to BG's comment:

there's some speculative anthropology on this topic, such as Davis' Zuni Enigma:

http://www.amazon.com/The-Zuni-Enigma-A ... 0393322300

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