Lessons of A Lakota

Lessons of A Lakota

A Young Man's Journey to Happiness and Self-understanding

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In this Native American allegory, a young Lakota boy named David is despondent over the death of his sister and fears that he will never know happiness again. His father gives him a gift, a scroll with seven pictures, which properly understood, holds the keys to self understanding.In a deeply moving way, Lessons of a Lakota blends traditional Native American beliefs, with more modern principles such as positive thinking and self awareness. This book will teach you about yourself, show you what it means to be happy, and lead you on your own personal journey to inner peace.
Publisher: Carlsbad, Calif. : Hay House, Inc., ©2005.
ISBN: 9781401905651
Branch Call Number: 158.1 MILLS B
Characteristics: xii, 176 pages : illustrations ; 15 cm
Additional Contributors: Sparks, Nicholas
Authors: Mills, Billy, 1938-
Uniform Title: Wokini
Title: Lessons of a Lakota
a young man's journey to happiness and self-understanding
Publisher: Carlsbad, Calif. : Hay House, Inc., ©2005.
Characteristics: xii, 176 pages : illustrations ; 15 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Notes: Originally published: Wokini. Carlsbad, CA : Hay House, 1999.
Summary: A Native American allegory in which a young boy, distressed over the death of his sister, is given a scroll with seven pictures that holds the secret to self-understanding and happiness and is tasked with figuring it out.
Local Note: 1
Additional Contributors: Sparks, Nicholas
ISBN: 9781401905651
Branch Call Number: 158.1 MILLS B
Statement of Responsibility: Billy Mills, with Nicholas Sparks
Subject Headings: Happiness. Lakota philosophy Miscellanea.
Topical Term: Happiness.
Lakota philosophy
LCCN: 2004109362
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