This audio documentary is a Community Service Learning project by Nicosia Miller and Meagan Miller. It covers the life and experiences of Tainos abroad, as well as the reclamation and revitalization of Taino culture in the U.S and the Caribbean.
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Added by Mukaro on February 3, 2019 at 5:42pm — No Comments
We the behikes of the Caney Indigenous Spiritual Circle celebrated the November FULL MOON ceremony in various sites around the…Continue
Added by Miguel Sague Jr on December 19, 2018 at 2:30am — No Comments
A fines del mes de Octubre los behikes y behikes bajo entrenamiento del Circulo Caney celebramos las ceremonias de Luna Llena y Dia De Los Ancestros.
At the end of the month of October the behikes and behike trainees of the Caney Circle celebrated the Full Moon and Day of the Ancestors…Continue
Added by Miguel Sague Jr on November 23, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments
I work a lot, but right now I'm on medical leave from all of my jobs. I have an interest in the political, the social, the goth and the colourful.
I grew up in Cuba. I'm a Taino and do as usual and traditional for my people; I'm a Satanist, call this way of life Satan as it should be and as is standard for my people. I also practice our atheistic paganism. Also other paganisms, also standard for my people.
Often Satan, Belial, Lucifer, Laviathan, Bast,…Continue
Added by Linda Rosse Alvarez on November 1, 2018 at 6:00pm — No Comments
We the behikes and behike trainees of the CANEY CIRCLE celebrated the Autumn Equinox and Full Moon ceremonies in sites around the…Continue
Added by Miguel Sague Jr on October 10, 2018 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Los behikes del Circulo Caney celebramos la sagrada ceremonia de LUNA LLENA este mes de Agosto con los inspirantes ritos de nuestra tradicion taina en sitios alrededor del mundo desde Holanda e Inglaterra, hasta Boriken (Puerto Rico) y Kiskeya (Republica Dominicana), desde Pennsylvania hasta La Florida, y desde el Canada hasta el estado de New York.
Added by Miguel Sague Jr on August 30, 2018 at 2:30am — No Comments
L@s behikes del CIRCULO ESPIRITUAL INDIGENA CANEY celebramos la sagrada ceremonia de Luna Llena este pasado mes de Julio en centros ceremoniales atravez del continente y en las islas del Caribe.
The CANEY INDIGENOUS SPIRITUAL CIRCLE behikes celebrated the sacred Full Moon ceremony this past month of July at ceremonial centers across the…Continue
Este pasado Domingo 22 de Julio 2018 tuve el honor de dirigir una ceremonia de bendicion en el local ceremonial del Se~or Stephen Mitchell Page. El sitio se ubica en una comunidad del estado de la Florida llamada SouthWest Ranches y se encuentra muy cerca de la ciudad de Miami. Es un terreno que en otro tiempo fue un rancho de caballos pero ahora sirve para proveer un…Continue
Added by Miguel Sague Jr on July 24, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments
En muchas zonas atravez de todo el continente americano y en las islas del Caribe la ceremonia del SOLSTICIO DE VERANO y la ceremonia de LUNA LLENA de Junio 2018 se celebraron segun la tradicion taina, guiadas por los behikes y behikes bajo entrenamiento del CIRCULO CANEY.
In many regions across the whole American continent and on the islands of the Caribbean…Continue
Added by Miguel Sague Jr on July 1, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments
Celebramos las ceremonias de LUNA LLENA y SIRIK a fines del mes de Mayo.
We celebrated the ceremonies of Full Moon and SIRIK at the end of the month of May.…Continue
As we prepare for the two ceremonies of Late May (Full moon on May 19th-20th and Sirik on May 26th-27th) I want to share more research info about Sirik that has been revealed by the noted Boricua scholar Angel Rodriguez concerning the Pleiades Constellation. In this presentation Rodriguez offers an analysis of the most recently…
Late in the month of April 2018 the behikes of the CANEY CIRCLE dedicated themselves to the task of celebrating the Full Moon ceremony in various sites across the…Continue
The arm and foot movements performed by the Kalinago dancers on the island of Dominica are almost identical to those performed by dancers of the Cordon Spiritist sect in the remote rural region of Monte Oscuro in Cuba. These same arm and foot movements are performed by participants in the traditional dances of the various Arawakan tribes people on Guyana in South America such as the Lokono and the Wapishana. It is important to note that although the Kalinago are typically identified as…Continue
Takahi Our Relatives
Our sacred song Taino Ti Oakia Ata:Song to Atabey has become a very popular hit in the field of children' music in Germany and in other areas of Europe. As a result of this we of the Caney Circle and I personally have developed unexpected friendships there. Some of these are musicians who posted videos on Youtube that…Continue
My Relatives, many of you recognize this song as the great chant to Atabey our sacred mother of the earth and the waters which we in the Taino Resurgence movement have been singing since 1981 when I composed it under inspiration of our Taino ancestors. This particular video shows me leading the singing of the song as part of a historic 1992 full…Continue
Habiendo celebrado la ceremonia de Equinoccio anteriormente en el mes de Marzo, los behikes y behikes bajo entrenamiento del CIRCULO CANEY nos dedicamos a la ceremonia de LUNA LLENA a fines del mismo mes.
Having previously celebrated the Equinox ceremony early in the month of March, we the behikes and behike trainees of the CANEY…Continue
Este a~o el Equinoccio De Primavera del Circulo Caney fue celebrado por nuestros behikes y behikes bajo entrenamiento en mas localidades del continente que nunca antes.
This year the Caney Circle Spring Equinox was celebrated by our behikes and behike trainees in more localities across the continent than ever…Continue
Added by Miguel Sague Jr on March 22, 2018 at 2:30am — No Comments
I would like to share this post that our Taino sister, Dee Dee Mitchel-Schreiner shared on the O.W.L Facebook page. It is about an exciting find that helps to confirm the existence of Taino descendants in the Caribbean:
Without fear one sees more clearly vision is not a curse it can save peoples lives. When one has no fear anymore one has come to the end of their journey. Just thoughts to ponder upon. Sencerely Whispering Cloud..
Added by Louis.Santiago on March 18, 2018 at 1:23am — No Comments
The ancient Tainos developed a highly advanced weaving technique which evidently utilized only the use of one or two knitting needles to create extraordinary fabrics that impressed even the early European chroniclers who had the opportunity to inspect their fabrics. Please click on this…Continue