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Brothers Who Fell from the Sky [print] by lessLIEBrothers Who Fell from the Sky [print] by lessLIE
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Brothers Who Fell from the Sky [print]

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Brother's Who Fell from the Sky This painting depicts the two brothers who fell from the sky. in the center is the sun in the center is a drum in the center is nature in the center is culture In Cowichan mythology, the first humans fell from the sky. The first Cowichan man who fell from the sky was named Syalutsa. Syalutsa's younger brother, Stutsun, also fell from the sky. When Syalutsa began to live in Cowichan land, he initiated many Cowichan traditions. Syalutsa also taught his younger brother Stutsun to respect and appreciate nature. Stutsun learned that rain is the weather's way of washing the world. Stutsun also learned a lesson which would be good for many contemporary metrocentric denizens of the world. Stutsun learned that the forest is for spiRITUALITy the forest is for rest --lessLIE

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Location Canada
Region Northwest Coast
Artist lessLIE
NWC Nation N/A
Date Created 2008
Dimensions 15" x 24"
Materials & Edition Serigraph edition of 50

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