The white buffalo is considered sacred by many
Native Americans, including the
is of the soil, whether it be the region of forests, plains, pueblos, or
mesas. He fits into the landscape, for the hand that fashioned the
continent also fashioned the man for his surroundings. He once grew as
naturally as the wild sunflowers, he belongs just as the buffalo
Luther Standing Bear, Oglala
Proverbs & Wisdom
Myths & Tales of Native Americans
Native American People
The Great Sioux
Lakota Instructions for Living
Friend do it this way - that is,
whatever you do in life,
do the very best you can
with both your heart and mind.
And if you do it that way,
the Power Of The Universe
will come to your assistance,
if your heart and mind are in Unity.
When one sits in the Hoop Of The People,
one must be responsible because
All of Creation is related.
And the hurt of one is the hurt of all.
And the honor of one is the honor of all.
And whatever we do effects everything in the universe.
If you do it that way - that is,
if you truly join your heart and mind
as One - whatever you ask for,
that's the Way It's Going To Be.
Passed down from White Buffalo Calf Woman
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