Pe' Sla

Ruth Hopkins

On August 25, 1,942.66 acres divided into five tracts of land located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, is slated to go up for auction....

August 15, 2012
Winona LaDuke

As the wind breathes out of Wind Cave in my face, I am reminded of the creation of humans and my own small place in this magnificent world. Wind Cave National Park is named for the cave itself, called Washun Niya, or the Breathing Hole of Mother Earth by the Lakota People....

August 16, 2012
Chase Iron Eyes

Right now, The Oceti Sakowin (comprising the Lakota, Dakota, and Nakota People, and also referred to as the Great Sioux Nation) is battling against the clock to save Pe’ Sla, one of our most sacred sites....

August 23, 2012
Lise Balk King

The highly publicized auction of 1,940 acres in the Black Hills of South Dakota known to the Oceti Sakowin as Pe’ Sla, The Heart of Everything that Is, has been cancelled....

August 24, 2012
Vincent Schilling
August 24, 2012
According to a release on the website, the August 25 auction “for the acreage called Reynolds Prairie, also known as Pe’ Sla to the Oceti Sakowin (Great Sioux N... Read More
The sacred site of Pe’ Sla , which is on part of the land that was recently pulled off the auction block for unknown reasons could be sold to tribes in South Dakota according to tr... Read More
The Rosebud Sioux Tribe (RST) has announced progress in their efforts to purchase and preserve the sacred site of Pe’ Sla located in the Black Hills of South Dakota ... Read More
In a historic culmination of events leading up to the Pe’ Sla purchase deadline of November 30, the Great Sioux Nation, or Oceti Sakowin has managed to raise the $9 million necessa... Read More