“Our 7 Ojibway Teachings” Video

Posted in: Audio, Dave's Message (Blog), Videos
Manitoba First Nation Elder Dave Courchene explains the origins and lessons of the First Nation Seven Teachings. The lessons of the Bear Spirit (Courage), the Beaver Spirit (Wisdom), the Eagle Spirit (Love), the Buffalo Spirit (Respect), the Sasquatch Spirit (Honesty), the Wolf Spirit (Humility) and the Turtle Spirit (Truth) are all retold in this 11 minute video in both English and Anishnabemowin (Ojibway language). Miigwetch to Sagkeeng CFS for creating and sharing this video.
11 Comments for : “Our 7 Ojibway Teachings” Video
    • Gina
    • March 10, 2015

    Thank you for sharing

    • ross greenfeather
    • March 11, 2015

    No sound… Beautiful.pictures.

    • Reply

      need to go to full screen to hear the sound or go to u tube and find it there.

    • Leona
    • March 11, 2015

    I’m going to teach all my grandchildren these teachings.

    • Cheryl rando
    • March 11, 2015

    Save our culture

  1. Reply

    Thank you

    • Maurice J. Kistabish
    • March 11, 2015

    How do we get a copy of your videos such as the 7 Odjibway Teachings and the other from Elder Courchesne

    Ni tanicinape8inan kenin (I’m also an Algonquin)

    • Stanley Ibrao
    • March 11, 2015

    Dear David,
    I miss your teachings, I hope I can come to your Turtle Lodge and with you and listen to your teachings. These messages will be forwarded to all.


    • Ana Franco
    • March 12, 2015

    Migwich Gracias

    • deb raswll
    • April 7, 2015

    Many thanks in sharing. Just as beautifully taught as the teachings!

    • Desi
    • April 10, 2015

    Chi miigwetch. I’ve moved far away from my people and home, and in doing so I’ve let some of the teachings fall to instinct and repetition instead of conscious actions. It’s time I get back to my teachings and raise my children with them so they can be good anishinabe people.

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