Unformatted text preview: 2. The Vision Quest 5. A means of seeking spiritual power through an encounter with a guardian A. spirit or other medium, usually in the form of an animal or other natural entity, following a period of fasting and other forms of self-denial; common to many primal peoples Used to mature and make important decisions arriving at a deeper a. understanding of what we are to do in the future Go to a sweat lodge before going on a quest as a way to cleanse yourself B. A medicine man or spiritual guiding adult looks over the quest C. Axis mund i is said to be the Fxed center of the world used in various rituals, 6. such as in the Lakota Sioux...
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- Spring '12
- Lakota Sioux, various Yoruba deities, Lakota Sioux religion