Navajo Knowledge Bowl Singers

Navajo Knowledge Bowl 2014

19th Annual Navajo Knowledge Bowl Central Consolidated School District’s Navajo Knowledge Bowl, was held May 6, 2014 in Shiprock, New Mexico. Navajo Knowledge Bowl Singers Students competed in Navajo writing and speaking; Navajo individual, duet, and group singing; Navajo spelling, and Navajo history and culture.  Navajo Knowledge Bowl Spelling Bee Winners Juwan Sandman – NHS, […]

The Navajo Sacred Mountains Poster

The Navajo Sacred Mountains Poster

The Sacred Mountains of the Dinè Poster © 2013 Heritage Language Resource Center. All rights reserved When the Holy People were preparing the Fourth World for habitation by the Dinè, they took mountains that had been formed in the lower worlds and replanted them in this, the Fourth World.  Their placement forms the boundaries of the […]

Sesame Street Video about Navajo Life

Shows how the Navajo have to go to a well and hand pump water for their animals and plants. Many of the Navajo people do not have running water to their home.

Diné (Navajo) Kinship System

K’é – Diné (Navajo) Kinship System

The Diné society is based primarily upon kinship arising from clan affiliation, as each person is a member of the tribe by reason of his or her affiliation to one of the numerous Clans. It is very important for a person to know K’e – The Kinship System. Below are the Diné (Navajo) terms for […]

Jake Livingston - Navajo-Zuni Silversmith

Jake Livingston – Navajo-Zuni Silversmith

Jake Livingston Living History Video This documentary film was researched, photographed, edited and produced by students of Winona State University (Winona, Minnesota) and Diné College (Tsaile, Arizona, Navajo Nation) during summer 2013. It contains stories Jake Livingston of Sanders, Arizona, told the students during several hours of interviews about his life. This documentary film is […]

Peter MacDonald Portrait

Peter MacDonald Tribal Chairman & Code Talker

Peter MacDonald  – Living History This documentary film was researched, photographed, edited and produced by students of Winona State University (Winona, Minnesota) and Diné College (Tsaile, Arizona, Navajo Nation) during summer 2013. It contains stories Peter MacDonald, of Tuba City, Arizona, told the students during several hours of interviews about his life. This documentary film […]

Della Toadlena Portrait

Della Toadlena Author, Professor, a Living History

Della Toadlena Living History Video   This documentary film was researched, photographed, edited and produced by students of Winona State University (Winona, Minnesota) and Diné College (Tsaile, Arizona, Navajo Nation) during summer 2013. It contains stories Della Toadlena of Chinle, Arizona, told to the students during several hours of interviews about his life. This documentary […]