Category: Hummingbird Folklore

Tales about the hummingbird; shamanic and otherwise

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Apache Hummingbird Story

In the beginning there was only darkness. Suddenly a small bearded man, the One Who Lives Above, appeared rubbing his eyes as if just awakened. The man, the Creator, rubbed his hands together and...

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Maya Hummingbird Love Lore

The Maya people, above all others, have held the hummingbird in a place of reverence. the hummingbird is a symbol of the sun, and therefore is a symbol of life. In ancient times the...

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Hummingbirds Living Sunbeams

Hummingbirds as living sunbeams? Imagine that. How else do you explain the shimmering colors that reflect off the hummingbird’s feathers, though the color itself does not exist within that feather? Could it be a...