ICTMN Staff
4/26/16
The renowned spiritual center Turtle Lodge is holding a family gathering in May and needs volunteers to cook, provide security, build bunk houses, and perform other tasks before an...
Manitoba Elders, Turtle Lodge
12/25/15
Ogichi Tibakonigaywin, Kihche’othasowewin, Tako Wakan: The Great Binding Law Written at Turtle Lodge By Oshoshko Bineshiikwe – Blue Thunderbird Woman, Osawa Aki Ikwe (Florence Payn...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/15
Storytelling season. Holidays. Darkness giving way to light. From the ancient to the modern, one thing stays the same: the waning and returning of the light...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/14
On December 21, just as the evening news is beginning, winter will be upon us. It’s the shortest day of the year, and at 6:03 p.m...
ICTMN Staff
2/3/13
Anishinaabe Elder Dave Courchene, founder of the Turtle Lodge, has long said that the 8th Fire has been lit, the one that foretold the drawing together of all peoples and the revel...
Steven Newcomb
6/21/12
From May 24 through 27, 2012, Valerie Taliman and I attended the Gathering of Wisdom Keepers, organized by Anishnaabe spiritual leader Dave Courchene and the Turtle Lodge , which i...
ICTMN Staff
5/24/12
Preceding his meeting with First Nations leaders on May 22, Prince Charles participated in a smudging ceremony conducted by elder Dave Courchene, winner of this year’s Indspire (Ab...
ICTMN Staff
5/13/12
The discovery of a Mayan calendar that blows away all new-agey notions of an impending apocalypse on December 21, 2012, notwithstanding, we are not in the clear yet...
ICTMN Staff
4/28/12
Turtle Lodge, the institution of learning on the Sagkeeng First Nation lands in what is today Manitoba, is summoning all would-be volunteers for the May 24–27 Wisdom Keepers gather...
ICTMN Staff
3/15/12
With all the talk lately of Maya-predicted doom , and the scientific naysaying of same , one wonders where, if anywhere, the grain of truth lies...

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