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Patterns in Indigenous Religions

Identify and analyze three basic patterns in indigenous religions. Use examples from Native American religions to support your answer.

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The three "basic" patterns in Native American and indigenous religions include:

1) Spiritual Nature + Kinship
Relationships with ecology through the (super)natural is primary since 'invisible' or spiritual power is believed to be the life force of all. In other words there's a profound relationship with nature (e.g. other humans, flora, fauna) combined with myth or stories embedded in the beliefs, which those like Joseph Campbell discussed. Many believe the chi or power of nature exists within all beings of which ...

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