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Thunderbird 6 Wrap Ring

Thunderbird 6 Wrap Ring

  • L I V E    A U T H E N T I C A L L Y

    Upcycled, non-toxic, brass. Modern, rooted in ancient design. Many years in the making. Hand-patinaed one at a time.

  • • The Algonquian believe thunderbird is an ancestor and the Universal creator 

    • Legends of many indigenous cultures describe a bird w a massive wingspan and huge claws that can control rain thunder wind and lightening 

    • Ability to communicate with the gods and enter a higher state 

    • The all seeing all knowing thunderbird 

    • The Sioux Indians call it Wakyq which translates to...sacred winged being 

    • The Sioux Sundance is based on the legend of the thunderbird...
       an honored messenger to great spirit

    • Myths saw thunderbird with the sun and lightening in his eyes

    • Native Americans warriors would smoke pipe looking to thunderbird for assistance from the upper world

    • Shadow of the ego

    • In the Pacific Northwest thunderbird is carved into their totem poles as a sign that it would accompany souls to the afterlife

    • Represents purity and integrity

    • A life lived from a higher perspective makes you impervious to negative intentions of others

    • The upward pointing triangle is solar, masculine and symbolize life and the spiritual world

    • The downward pointing triangle is lunar and feminine and symbolize the Great Mother and the physical world