Southwestern Indian Ceremonials Author:Tom Bahti The late Tom Bahti, nationally recognized as an authority on the arts & crafts of the southwestern Indian, judged numerous exhibits, wrote many articles & lectured wisely on the subject. During his lifetime he actively participated in several organizations which sought to improve the welfare of Indians through self-help programs. He was a friend... more » to them & strongly believed in their causes.
The ceremonies described are those to which a casual visitor to the Southwest might have the good fortune to see. They represent only a fraction of the ceremonials performed by southwestern Indian tribes.« less