The Book of Ceremonies
A Native Way of Honoring and Living the SacredBook - 2000
In The Book of Ceremonies, Gabriel Horn offers a tapestry of stories, poems, prayers, and love songs describing the sacred Native American way of life and what its religion and ritual can offer spiritual seekers from all backgrounds. The six parts of the book cover preparation for ceremonies greeting the day; acknowledgment and gratitude; marriage and divorce; birth and death; dreams and visions; and seasons and healing. Highlights include a Zuni creation account, an Aztec love song, and an Omaha prayer presenting a new infant.
Publisher: Novato, Calif. : New World Library : Distributed to the trade by Publishers Group West, c2000
Characteristics: ix, 243 p. : ill. ; 19 cm