Category Archives: White Buffalo

White Buffalo Calf Birth Amid Wildfires

Amid the wildfires in Colorado this year, a sign of hope has emerged.  A white buffalo calf has been born near Colorado Springs in the Royal Gorge Park to a mother that had been very stressed by the fires and … Continue reading

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White Buffalo Calf Born in Goshen, Connecticut

A male white buffalo calf was born in Goshen, Connecticut last month.  Next week, the Lakota elders and about 2000 others will visit the farm to name the white calf in an elaborate ceremony.  You can see a video at this … Continue reading

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Eastern and Western Siouian Tribes and the White Buffalo Legend

These past several days, as I’ve been working with the western Siouian tribes and the White Buffalo (Calf) Legend, it occurred to me that during my work with the history of the Eastern Siouian tribes, that I had never heard of … Continue reading

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White Buffalo (Calf) Prophecy

White Buffalo Calf Woman, Original artwork above by Rogue Guirey Simpson, 1992, now available as greeting cards in Native shops. The white buffalo calf holds special significance to American Indians- especially the Oceti Sakowin (The People of the Seven Council Fires, also … Continue reading

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