Smudging is a Native American ceremony that is spiritual in nature. It is done to remove negative energy from a space and also has the added benefit of removing odors! If you’ve ever walked into a room where someone had been fighting and “felt” a bad vibe… well that’s what smudging gets rid of! It’s good to do in every new home you move into and then a couple times a year. FREE DOWNLOADABLE INSTRUCTIONS!
Misconceptions ~ Teepees were widely used by the Great Plains tribes of North America, who lived a nomadic existence. Wigwams, on the other hand, were domed dwellings made of grass, cloth, and brush that were popular among the Native Americans of the Northeast and Southwest. American Indian dwelling varied immensely from region to region, and even from season to season.