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Like many indigenous American groups, Huichols have traditionally used the peyote (hikuri) cactus in religious rituals. Huichol practices seem to reflect pre-Columbian practices particularly accurately. These rituals involve singing, weeping, and contact with ancestor spirits. “It is Wirikuta, where the Huichol go each year to collect peyote.” “Before reaching Wirikúta, their final destination, they pass by the sacred springs of Tatéi Matiniéri (“Where Our Mother Lives”)

Julie Liger-Belair. Art shrine, mixed media. Several things I admire here. Biggest one is the use of two side shrines to make a cross shape. original!

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Clay bird red

clay bird red - love this! To DIY :)