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Spirituality/Teaching Native Youth

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How important is it to teach our children in the spirituality of their ancestors?

Host Russ Letica and guest  Daphie Pooyak Nakota/Cree is from Sweetgrass First Nation, will explore the importance of maintaining spirituality of our ancestors in our youth. 

Among other things, Russ and Daphie will discuss Spirituality - meaning a sense of connection to the universe and to a higher power as opposed to Religion - that means an organized system of worship that gives a framework to the relationship we have with the universe and with a higher power. 

Daphie Pooyak is a traditional teacher cultural advisor, story teller, creators helper, survivalist. She works in many communities helping people understand universal laws, spiritual understanding, and our place as human beings in this world as our part of creation. Facebook http://www.facebook.com/daphie.pooyak or email sweeteaglewoman@yahoo.ca for past and present projects.

Carole Blodgett will be joining us tonight as our second guest. She runs a charity called Nurture the Children which is a Native American Cultural Program: Sharing The respect of Mother Earth with Children of her Environment. Nurture The Children is sponsoring its third Water Walk  this year we will be Water is Life  Andrscoggin River Walk to heal the river


Russ Letica-Madawaska Maliseet First Nation sits on the Board of Directors for Whisper n Thunder. He is the Chair of Fund Raising and Co-Chair of the WnT Radio Show.