All Nations, All Faiths, One Prayer.
Following the birth of a White Buffalo Calf in 1994, the Keeper of the White Buffalo Calf Pipe for the Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Nations, Arvol Looking Horse, was directed to honor the Four Directions with ceremony on June 21st. According to Lakota Star Knowledge, the birth of Miracle, a female white buffalo, signaled a time of earth changes and the coming of the mending of the Hoop of All Nations. The Summer Solstice is said to be a powerful time to pray for peace and harmony among all Living Beings. Mother Earth’s gifts, the air, water plant, animal and rock nations must be allowed to heal if we are to live in harmony with Her.
All Nations recognize Sacred Sites as Places to gather or perform private ceremony. For countless generations these Sites were honored, cherished and strengthened through ceremony and Our Mother remained healthy. To ensure the lives of future generations for all our relations, we must begin again to honor, cherish and renew Our Mother.
In addition to a main gathering at a sacred site chosen each year, we ask others to join us at their own sacred sites as well as in their churches, mosques, temples, synagogues and other places of prayer.
Please let us know where you'll be on June 21st.
2020 STATEMENT & PROTOCOLS
Hours for 18th - 20th
4pm - 8pm UTC... (10am - 2pm MT). The 21st is 4pm UTC - until
OR indian time - whenever it's running ;) Click here
International Children's Month
Native American Music Awards
"There's a hard time coming, and you're going to stand for the people."
~ Spirit Grandmother
To learn more about the reasons for WPPD... please watch 'One Prayer'.