Blessing a New Canoe

When a new canoe is put in the water, elders bless it with lighted sage, song, and traditional dances. Some canoes also receive a name. More about raven spirit can be found in our Raven Spirit featured story.

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In order to follow each photo, you need to go back to the beginning each time. Otherwise, it is a nicely organized site, once the glitches are worked out.