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Abraham recounts the story of Iyaashaau and his son. Iyaashaau abandoned his son on an island far from home, but with the help of the seagull and fish, Iyaashaau`s son finds his way home. When the son returns home he seeks revenge on his father and sets his mother and siblings free by turning them into birds.
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Northern Dialect, English
Spirituality, Citizenship, Science
Legends, Interview, Song, Teachings
Family, Boy, Girl, Animals, Places, Man, Woman, Transportation
Brothers playing with magic
Brothers playing with magic powers and how they use their skills against each other.
Stories about how to take care of the deceased.
Encounter with Spirits
Encounter with Spirits, the event that takes place and the teachings from it.
These stories explain the events of what happens after death.
Story about magic and the attempt to stop the person involved.
Cree stories about the boogeymen (prospectors) along the shores of James Bay. Tales on how they got along with each other and with the local guides.
Annie tells about child birth and how she was the midwife for her mother while she was in the bushes with her parents.
Child`s First feast
Annie tells a story about a walking out ceremony, portaging for children and having a feast after.
meeting on Education- CLIP ,teenagers. Chisasibi
1. Bertie Wapachee
2. Moses Sandy
3. Roderick Pachano
4. Linda Visitor
She tells about in the old days, when they had nothing and were running out of supplies and they were getting hungry.
Arrival of Christian Religion
Long time ago I heard my old grandfather telling this story. He said there was no religion in the old days; not until the whitemen came and that`s how the Natives were taught about religion.
A man that left his son on an Island
story is unfinished
Inuit and the Polar Bear
A story of an Inuk going to set a net at a lake in his kayak. A young friend watches from the shore. He paddles to a small island to look for eggs and is chased by a polar bear. He gets attacked by the polar bear and the young man watches. His brother takes revenge on the polar bear. After killing the polar bear, he sees that it was a very strong animal, full of sinew and muscle.
The meaning of various kinds of dreams.
How animal parts tell people stories
Charlotte talks about the signs they see on animal parts. She talks about certain parts that could mean large animals are going to be killed and certain parts that mean small animals will be killed when the men are hunting.
How food was preserved back in the day
Charlotte talks about how food was stored back then before they had freezers. How everything was saved from the animal that was killed.
Preservation of food long ago
She talks about the preservation of small and large game and how everything and all the parts of animals were preserved and cooked.
Respect For The Husband
The various ways of respecting one`s husband.
Respecting animals and food
She talks about respecting the animals that are killed for food and not to be too wasteful.