Dave Courchene: 2012 Award Laureate – Culture, Heritage & Spirituality

Indspire | Dave CourcheneKnown to many as Nii Gaani Aki Inini (Leading Earth Man), Dave Courchene has touched many lives through his teachings. Choosing to leave a successful career, he […]

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The Spiritual Backstory of the Crown-First Nations Gathering

The Spiritual Backstory of the Crown-First Nations GatheringAs aboriginals wait to see what actions or changes, if any, will come out of the Crown–First Nations Gathering that took place on […]

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Highlights from the Crown-First Nations Gathering 2012

Crown-First Nations GatheringHighlights from the meeting on January 24, 2012. via Cbc

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Opening Welcome for Winnipeg Folk Festival 2010

It gives me great honour to be given the opportunity to offer words that acknowledge Spirit. I begin by acknowledging the Higher Power of Spirit and request a blessing for […]

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Sacred Fire Ceremony – Winnipeg Folk Festival, July 8, 2010

Rediscovering the Meaning of the Sacred Fire The Sacred Fire has always been an important element of our life and our ceremonies. The Fire acts as a doorway into the […]

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G8 Opening Song (Interfaith): “Can’t Change the World”

Song By: Shy-Anne Hovorka and Jordan Elcheson Directed By: Matt Popowich – Westfort Films Produced By: Rob Benvegnu Engineered/Recorded: Dining Room Studios Sponsors/Supporters: City of Thunder Bay, TBay Tel, Bearskin […]

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Anishnabe Nation opens Winnipeg Folk Festival

WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Anishnabe elder and spiritual leader Dave Courchene will open the 2010 Winnipeg Folk Festival with a message of peace and a call for vision.  The festival, the […]

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Global religious leaders gather to send message to G8/G20

Global religious leaders gather to send message to G8/G20By Doug Koop | Tuesday, June 29, 2010 Summit committee chair Karen Hamilton with youth delegates Devika Sanichar and Hilary Keachie. DOUG […]

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