Sacred Stories Shorts

    Explore the cultural stories featured in Native America through animation.

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    Native America

    Inca Origins

    A temple at the center of Cuzco, Peru, marks the place of Inca origins.

    Inca Origins

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    Native America

    The Comanche and the Horse

    The Comanche adapt the horse as a powerful ally in the fight to protect their way of life.

    The Comanche and the Horse

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    Native America

    A Gift of Corn to the Choctaw

    Choctaw traditions link their mounds with their ancestors, corn, and the sky.

    A Gift of Corn to the Choctaw

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    Native America

    The Teotihuacan Fire Ceremony

    The gods gather in Teotihuacan to sacrifice themselves in order to create the world.

    The Teotihuacan Fire Ceremony

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    Native America

    Hopi Origin Story

    Many Native American peoples share a belief that they emerged from the earth.

    Hopi Origin Story