D a N c E
1. to move one's feet or body, or both, rhythmically in a pattern of steps, especially to the accompaniment of music.
2. to leap, skip, etc., as from excitement or emotion; move nimbly or quickly: to dance with joy.
3. a successive group of rhythmical steps or bodily motions, or both, usually executed to music.
"He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying."
"When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
The most important thing to me is to teach the children, so that our culture never dies.
Blackhawk SanCarlos, Mohawk and Apache
All things share the same breath - the beast, the tree, the man, the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports.
Scenes from local Native American tribes
at the Pendleton Round-Up.