For many Diné dancers, the 101st Annual Northern Navajo...
This is an especially big weekend for pow wows, with many...

Dances

Autumn Whitefield-Madrano
8/12/11
Where there’s smoke, there’s fire—but one of the most compelling pow wow dances done today, Smoke Dance, just might have nothing to do with either...
Maria Scandale
7/28/11
The 145th Annual Homecoming Celebration, which runs from July 28 through 31, is celebrated as the oldest continuous memorial pow wow in Indian country...
ICTMN Staff
6/25/11
Women 29 and under took part in this spectacular Super Shawl dance at this year's Gathering of Nations in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The finals were an absolute smashing experience...
ICTMN Staff
6/21/11
Women's Jingle Dress competition is always a fan favorite at any powwow, but it's especially special at the Red Earth Festival where some of the best jingle dancers in the country ...
ICTMN Staff
6/19/11
While the dance competitions were fierce for the adult groupings, the teen junior boys and girls drew as much awe (and applause) as their older counterparts...
ICTMN Staff
6/17/11
Here's a sampling of the Men's Fancy Dance competition (age group 18-39) at this year's Red Earth Festival in Oklahoma City...
Jacelle Ramon-Sauberan
6/16/11
A non-profit organization called Rainbow of Ribbons recently hosted a pow wow in honor of women who have survived cancer and domestic violence in Auburn, Washginton...
ICTMN Staff
6/15/11
On June 18 – 19, 2011, the 30th Annual Plains Indian Museum Powwow kicks off at the Robbie Powwow Garden, an outdoor, grass amphitheater, next to the RV parking lot at the Buffalo ...
Carol Berry
6/11/11
Thompson Williams, Caddo, stands up for grand entry, seeing around him the families he has known and the young men who have learned to be fathers, sometimes despite intense peer pr...
Maria Scandale
6/11/11
The Red Earth Festival went worldwide yet again as cameras and mics from around the globe turned to the celebration of Native American culture this past June 3-5 in Oklahoma City, ...

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