Totems & Symbols

First Nation Totems & Symbols



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7 Ojibway Teachings Free Video

Manitoba First Nation Elder Dave Courchene explains the origins and lessons of the First Nation Seven Teachings.

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Hummingbird Totem

In Pacific Coast native culture, the Hummingbird symbolizes beauty, intelligence, and love.  He sends messages to the people of things to come. 

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Inuit Spirit Mythology

Inuit mythology has many similarities to the religions of other polar regions. Inuit traditional religious practices could be very briefly summarised as a form of shamanism based on animist principles.

The Bear Totem
The Inukshuk
The Kingfisher Totem
The Loon Totem
The Moon