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.

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