Lakota Star Knowledge-Creation Of Moon Phases

Sep 10, 2018

Credit Center for American indian Research and Native Studies

Cultures around the world have passed down their own versions of stories about stars and creation. Lakota people had regionally based beliefs called Star Knowledge.

Craig Howe is the Director of the Center for American Indian Research and Native Studies. He shares the generations old story responsible for the creation of the moon phases and a new way to observe time.