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Cherokee Indian Rite of Passage - American Indian Tradition Short Stories

Cherokee Indian Rite of Passage

Cherokee Indian’s had a ritual for boy’s initiation into manhood. According to this ritual. Father blindfold his son and take him into the forest and leaves him there alone. There boy is required to sit on a stump for whole night until ray of sun shines through it. Boy has to sit there all by…