Inter-tribal Powwow in Houston

Discussion in 'People' started by GaryW, Nov 13, 2005.

  1. GaryW

    GaryW Guest

    I went to an intertribal powwow yesterday and took a few pictures. During the ceremony, they asked all of us veterans to come onto the field and "dance" with them. Native Americans are the most patriotic people I know, and I don't have a clue why that is. The first picture is me "dancing" (I have the olive drab cap on).
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    Here are some pictures of the real stars of the dance contests.
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  2. Gale

    Gale

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    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Good stuff Gary,
    The children are exceptional.
    Beautiful colors.
     
  3. Gary, thanks for sharing this very interesting series of shots. Love the little kids and the two "braves" in the last shot.
     
  4. excellent series
     
  5. dbirdsong

    dbirdsong Guest

    Great colors..thanks for sharing
     
  6. husawis

    husawis Guest

    we always honour veterans at all of our powwows - and it is only on rare occassions that non-american indians are not invited to dance either as veterans or in hounour of a realtive who may be a veteran or who currently stands in harm's way in service to our country - your pictures hounour our peoples and their spirit - this final comment is directed with respect to one of the previous responders - the word brave is not generally considered appropriate to describe any of our people - people and dancers are quite enough
     
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