Thoughts for today, #201 …. “Two Spirit People”!!


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~~July 18, 2015~~ 

“GENDER AND TRANSGENDER IN NATIVE AMERICAN TRADITION”

In Native American cultures, people that we would usually call gay or transgender are known as ‘two-spirit people’
people who embody both male and female spirits. Sometimes these two-spirit people are known in anthropological literature as ‘berdache‘.

There’s a video that beautifully presents the two-spirit tradition.

It emphasizes that the two-spirit role is a spiritual one, which makes it different from gay or lesbian identity, which is based on the physical and social.

~~GRAPHIC SOURCE~~ 

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You can find the video and more information by clickibng on this link

https://hrexach.wordpress.com/2013/04/06/two-spirit-people/

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We ALL are ONE!! 

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