45. Native American Pleiades story RSS

45. Native American Pleiades story -

Among Native American tribes, various tales and legends surrounding the Pleiades constellation reflect their deep-rooted respect for nature and their holistic worldview. Exploring these narratives through the lens of ecofeminism provides profound insights into Native American cosmologies and the age-old wisdom they harbour.Among the Lakota Sioux, the story of the Pleiades is tied to seven maidens pursued by a bear. In their quest for safety, they prayed to the spirits and found themselves elevated onto a high plateau. The bear, attempting to reach them, left deep claw marks on the sides of the plateau, which eventually became the Black Hills...

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