These are common words spoken when our anishinaabe-manoomin (wild rice) is being hand harvested!
This is the final post of our three part series on the Ojibwe creation story:
The prophecies not only told of our chosen lands and sacred food, Manoomin, the prophecies predicted contact with the Europeans and other events that have occurred or will occur in the future. According to the The Mishomis Book:
This is a joyous time of year for us on the White Earth Indian Reservation! It’s time to harvest our Manoomin (otherwise known as wild rice)!