Connected By Rituals

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Many of us have familiar rituals in our lives, specific ways we share food with family over a dinner table or traditions celebrated annually with our communities or religious institutions. For some, the act of connecting to our culture occurs while in nature.

Whether young or old, many contributors reflected on how they honor nature, work to preserve their Native lands and participate in rituals with key components sourced from nature.

Editor’s Note: The opinions expressed in these stories are solely those of the authors.

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