Blood Tribe Brings Sacred Objects Home

Aug 15th, 1996 | By | Category: 8-2: Cultural Property Rights, Features
By Mary Weasel Fat

Retrieving sacred artifacts lost over time is a delicate process, but it is yielding results, says Narcisse Blood, a Blood Tribe member from the Blood Reserve in Southern Alberta, Canada. “These bundles are lonesome for home. They want to come back,” he says. Many of the articles had been with the tribe for centuries, including sacred bundles used long ago in Sundance ceremonies. TCJ PAID CONTENT


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