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Forum: Straight Dancing 03-12-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,584
Posted By Mato Mahe
I understand the Eloska will have a meeting...

I understand the Eloska will have a meeting 3/16/2013 @ 2:00 in the Cultural building.
Forum: Straight Dancing 11-29-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,300
Posted By Mato Mahe
I posted these photos, taken from photobucket, on...

I posted these photos, taken from photobucket, on the thread "straight dance mirror boards" http://www.powwows.com/gathering/showthread.php?t=53882
and thought I'd post them here too.




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Forum: Straight Dancing 11-29-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,764
Posted By Mato Mahe
Mirrror boards

I noticed the photos I posted in the thread "wool & silk turbans" the dancer is holding a mirror board. I cropped to get a better look.
Forum: Straight Dancing 11-27-2012, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 16,588
Posted By Mato Mahe
Otter fur turban

Here are some recent photos on photobucket.

http://s636.photobucket.com/albums/uu83/AndreSmirnoffski/2012%20Honolulu%20Intertribal%20pow%20wow%2010-7-2012/
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Forum: Straight Dancing 11-27-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,282
Posted By Mato Mahe
Thumbs up Head Wrap

Photos of headwrap taken from Photobucket.
http://s636.photobucket.com/albums/uu83/AndreSmirnoffski/2012%20Honolulu%20Intertribal%20pow%20wow%2010-6-2012/
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Forum: Straight Dancing 11-27-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,913
Posted By Mato Mahe
Thumbs up Straight Dance traditions

GREAT, GREAT INFO!!

Thank you for posting this information. Maybe this information will weigh on some peoples mind before they enter that circle!

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Forum: Straight Dancing 11-27-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,764
Posted By Mato Mahe
Thumbs up tail sticks

You're a good man Albert! :thumbs_up

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Forum: Straight Dancing 07-31-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,282
Posted By Mato Mahe
Too bad we don't see anyone wearing these at...

Too bad we don't see anyone wearing these at dances.



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Forum: Gourd Dance 07-31-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,707
Posted By Mato Mahe
Thumbs up 131 years and still going strong!! .

131 years and still going strong!!



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Forum: Straight Dancing 01-31-2011, 01:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,064
Posted By Mato Mahe
Agreed, these dances are moving to watch and an...

Agreed, these dances are moving to watch and an honour to be involved in.

Too bad so many will not partake in them, since there is no prize money, they are not interested. Sad, very sad. :frown:...
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 09-28-2010, 05:41 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,741
Posted By Mato Mahe
So, does anybody think tribes may start accepting...

So, does anybody think tribes may start accepting DNA tests are proof of ancestry?

If the blood quantum system is driving us into extinction is DNA testing an alternative? .....or do some still...
Forum: News 09-16-2010, 04:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 248
Posted By Mato Mahe
Cherokee language on i-phones & i-pads!

Read this on Native Times.

http://www.nativetimes.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4228:cherokee-language-added-to-new-iphone-and-ipod-software&catid=43&Itemid=19

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Forum: Northern Traditional Dancing 09-15-2010, 03:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,493
Posted By Mato Mahe
Next time you're down we'll practice this!...

Next time you're down we'll practice this! :wink_smil


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Forum: Straight Dancing 09-15-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,402
Posted By Mato Mahe
Well said!!! :appl: .

Well said!!! :appl:

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Forum: Native Issues 09-15-2010, 03:04 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 29,782
Posted By Mato Mahe
Agreed, I recall being taught "never kill unless...

Agreed, I recall being taught "never kill unless your going to eat what you kill or you are defending yourself or your family."

My tribal identification & feather permit papers, I never leave...
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 09-13-2010, 05:31 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,741
Posted By Mato Mahe
LOL, ok. See, this is what I'm curious about. ...

LOL, ok. See, this is what I'm curious about.

One person is more "indian" than another based upon what?

skin colour?

knowledge of your tribes culture?

genetics?
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 09-10-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,741
Posted By Mato Mahe
Something to think about....

What really determines tribal membership?

Participation in your tribes activities?

Knowledge of your tribes history, language, culture, etc.?

Amount of Native blood you carry?

Genetic...
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 09-06-2010, 08:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,741
Posted By Mato Mahe
Wow, where's Zeke when you need him? LOL ...

Wow, where's Zeke when you need him? LOL

Zeke and I discussed this about a year ago. I totally understand Zeke's position regarding blood quantum and agree with him, those tribes who abide by a...
Forum: News 08-16-2010, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 991
Posted By Mato Mahe
Agreed N. of Ada. I look forward to a visiting...

Agreed N. of Ada. I look forward to a visiting this place soon!

Homesick, eh? I was just in Ada myself. Nothing has changed, way hot! Typical weather in August in Oklahoma!!


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Forum: Pow Wow Talk 08-12-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,665
Posted By Mato Mahe
Like I said in a different thread. When will...

Like I said in a different thread. When will "they" bring up the "is competition pow-wow dancing a religious act". However, I thought I had seen some forms that now say "ceremonial" along with...
Forum: Straight Dancing 08-12-2010, 06:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,402
Posted By Mato Mahe
Thumbs up GREAT advice!! Glad that someone could look past...

GREAT advice!! Glad that someone could look past the ridicule and intolerance to provide a good answer to his question!

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Forum: Straight Dancing 07-23-2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,708
Posted By Mato Mahe
Definitely! .

Definitely!


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Forum: Pow Wow Talk 07-23-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,665
Posted By Mato Mahe
You got a little roach ndnsooner? :omg_smile

You got a little roach ndnsooner? :omg_smile
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 07-23-2010, 03:38 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,783
Posted By Mato Mahe
Thumbs down As I get older I really, REALLY dislike...

As I get older I really, REALLY dislike competition pow-wows!

I remember the good ol days of dancing for fun, no competition, one-up-manship, jealousy, hard feelings, ugliness, etc. Not to...
Forum: Straight Dancing 01-28-2010, 01:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 13,889
Posted By Mato Mahe
I just recently saw a guy wearing a claw necklace...

I just recently saw a guy wearing a claw necklace and otter dragger that look EXACTLY like this one, beaded down one side in the same pattern. Man that was sweet!! Unique, the only one like it at the...
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