Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Honored BY THE NAME 'MOTHER'
Even among Pueblo Indians today, “motherness” pumps the brain full of “something other than the kind of sentimental respect for motherhood that is reflected in American's Mother's Day…. It is ritually powerful…. So central to ritual activities is it in Indian cultures that men are honored by the name mother...."
From Gunn Allen, The Sacred Hoop, Boston: Beacon Press, 1992.
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