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Message from the Hopi Elders

Keep our eyes open, and our head above the water. See who is in there with you and
Celebrate. At this time in history, we are to take nothing personally. Least
of all ourselves. For the moment that we do, our spiritual growth and
journey comes to a halt.
Message from the Hopi elders -

"We have been telling the people that this is the Eleventh Hour. Now
you must go back and tell the people that this is the Hour. And there are
things to be considered. Where are you living? What are you doing? What are
your relationships? Are you in the right relation? Where is your water? Know
your garden. It is time to speak your truth Create your community. Be good
to each other. And do not look outside yourself for the leader.

This could be a good time! There is a river flowing now very fast. It
is so great and swift that there are those who will be afraid. They will try
to hold onto the shore. They will feel they are being torn apart and they
will suffer greatly. Know the river has its destination. The elders say we
must let go of the shore, and push off and into the river, Keep our eyes
open, and our head above the water. See who is in there with you and
Celebrate. At this time in history, we are to take nothing personally. Least
of all ourselves. For the moment that we do, our spiritual growth and
journey comes to a halt. The time of the lone wolf is over, Gather
yourselves! Banish the word struggle from your attitude and your vocabulary.
All that you do now must be done in a sacred manner And in celebration. "We
are the ones we've been waiting for..."

The Elders,
Hopi Nation,
Oraibi, Arizona
beautiful truth 11.Apr.2003 10:07

republic of cascadia citizen

truth. let go of the ego. join with your "tribe" and celebrate the river of truth that is flowing. you know in your heart of hearts what is right. every action we take every minute of the day is an opportunity to further justice, creativity, truth, community and sustainability on this planet. the universal truth will find its way, just as the rivers carved the grand canyon, bit by bit.

The Stars 12.Apr.2003 10:31

another person

Uranus went into Pisces March 10, 2003. This is the fast moving river. Uranus will not come out of Pisces until 2010.

People, unite.

Heed the Hopi elder wisdom / call.

Racial stereotyping 28.Jul.2003 22:06

peter webster peterweb@bendnet.com

This rap, purported to be from "the Hopi Elders," has been floating around for at least five years. I have yet to see it authenticated. As far as I can see, this is another piece of wannbe-ndn, newage pap. It perpetuates the stereotype of Indian people being ever-so-spiritual. Indians are just people, like most people. Indians are no closer to the answers than the average person in the street. Some Indians are spiritual teachers, sure, but some Indians also are college professors, computer techies, car mechanics, accountants, politicos, lawyers, doctors, candlestick makers, gourmet cooks, sports fans, jocks, you know, regular people...

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Who cares who wrote it 27.Jul.2004 23:34

thedeprogrammer dvanthournout@thedeprogrammer.com

You can know the truth when you hear it can't you?

Native Americans can be regular people and still embrace a closeness with the earth that the white man rarely has. If cities make you sick in the spirit then you might understand. Native American philosophy is superior in that it places man not as pinnacle of creation but as merely one thread in it. Even it is all bullshit the religion of caring for the earth is ok by me. Reincarnation might not be real but I like it for the way it makes people think about being nice to each other here and now. The buddhists have a saying; Pretend that everyone you meet might have been your mother in a past life. Now think about the idea that each person you meet might someday be your mother. See? Reincarnation makes us more thoughtful of each other. So even if it isn't real it does more good than harm.

Certainly there are bad Native Americans and there are good Native Americans. But taken as a whole, the tribe is still fighting for the earth. Now they battle huge mining corporations because American Corporations take advantage of the poverty of the Native Americans (third world in most reservations) in order to exploit their lands for minerals and other resources while breaking every environmental regulation on the book. Huge radioactive spills have occurred on Native Reservations.

see;  http://www.honorearth.org/

The suggestion that we follow our own inner voice and build community is just what this earth needs.