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"Grand Pap"

Pittsburgh, PA, USA
married, 3 children
Speaks: Trying to learn Spanish!, a little Japanese, love and kindness, American English
Joined Jan 14, 2006

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Honor the sacred. Honor the Earth, our Mother


 Honor the Elders

 Honor all with whom we share the Earth:



- Four-leggeds, two-leggeds,

 winged ones, Swimmers, crawlers, plant and rock people. 

Walk in balance and beauty.

 i was going around the world with the clouds, 

"The earth has music for those who listen." -George Santayana #photography #nature #quote #georgesantayanaWww Ldnaturephotography Com, Nature Quotes, Ld Nature, Photography Nature, Quotes Georgesantayana, Nature Photography, Beautiful Photography, Awesome Nature, Photography Quotes

when God spoke to my thought and told me to...

 be at Peace with all. 

                                                   He tunkasita
                                           ( Wiyaka Ota ) itan naumpiktelo 
                                                    kici mitakoja  !!            





 Walk Softly and carry a Big Stick...  


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I will think about what kind of person I want to be when I am an Elder. I will start developing myself now to be this person.
I will walk with the Great Spirit and the grandfathers at my side. I will develop myself to remain positive. I will develop a good mind.
I will examine myself daily to see what I did good and what I need to improve. I will examine my strengths and weaknesses; then I will ask the Creator to guide me. I will develop a good mind.
Each day, I will listen for the Creator's voice in the wind. I will watch nature and ask to be shown a lesson which will occur on my path.
I will seek our the guiding principles which guided my ancestors. I will walk in dignity, honor and humility, conducting myself as a warrior.
I will seek the guidance of the Elders so that I may maintain the knowledge of culture, ceremonies and songs, and so that I may pass these on to future generations.
I choose to do all these things myself, because no one else can do them for me.
I know I CANNOT GIVE AWAY WHAT I DON'T HAVE, so I will need to learn to walk the talk. 


"The first peace, which is the most important, is that which comes within the souls of people when they realize their relationship, their oneness, with the universe and all its powers, and when they realize that at the center of the universe dwells the Great Spirit, and that this center is really everywhere, it is within each of us." ~ Black Elk - Oglala Sioux ~
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Joined Jan 14, 2006 Activist Aspirations Casual 
Here for Meeting Friends, Support a Cause 
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Groups ! Shamanism Working With Animal Spirits !, (AGR) A Green Road, American Coyote Awareness, FAIR-SHARE, Human Rights Network, Immigrants to Sweden/Norway and their friends, Leonard Peltier is a political prisoner, Martial Arts, Native American Church Of The Ghostdancers, Native Americans and Others Wisdom of the Ages Mind Body Spirit, Native Children's Survival, ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest, Paranormal, Psychic Friends, Poetry, Artists & Animation friends more »
Hometown TroyHil, PA 
Birthday Sept 03  
Languages Trying to learn Spanish!, a little Japanese, love and kindness, American English  
About Me Wiyaka Ota (Many feathers)
husband, father, brother, GrandFather,
teacher, student and friend
and Viet Nam Vet...
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Pets 4 fishies, miss Eilee -- Jack Russel, 2 cats Lincoln-Fuzzball, Pit-Bull Buster  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Depends
Religions "Mitakuye Oyasin", Native American Spituality  
Eating Habits Wash hands first  
Wild Fact About Me I'Ive appeared in several movies...
My Philosophy Life is not about finding yourself.
Life is about Creating yourself!!!
What Gives Me Hope smiling happy children... my GrandSon,my nephew...
Random Acts of Kindness
Angels Among us!
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by our best days are ahead... lets get to work---together
God Bless America
What/who changed my life and why mom and dad...gone but not forgotten.
What Bugs Me Anime cruelty, mean obnoxious people, Any one that would hurt a child, any one that would hurt a woman, intolerance  
Passions My family!, making a difference, LIFE!!!, Energy Healing And Love  
Inspirations The Great Spirit, People waking and seeing their own light, a gentle breeze  
What Scares Me religious fanatics, Foamy the squirrel, hate, war, close-mindedness  
Role Models My wife of 40 years Chrissy, Malala Yousafzai, Mahatma Gandhi, St Francis of Assisi, HH the Dalai Lama, Helen Keller, Mother Teresa  
Quotation There are many paths that lead up the Mountain...
But all those that reach the top...
See the same Moon.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched...they must be felt with the Heart...
Interests Reading, Martial Arts. BUSHIDO, Mind/Body/Spirit, meditation, fitness  
Books peaceful Warrior, Art of war by Sun Tzu, walking the Red Road, Terry Brooks Shannara Series, Dean Koontz, many varied interests  
Music Native American Flute, oldies, Native American Music, Christian music, country music, all kinds  
Movies Blind Side, Casablanca, Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, To Kill a Mockingbird, Alone in the Neon Jungle, Titantic, last Samurai, unleashed  
TV Shows LongMire, The Walking Dead, Big Bang Theory, Kung Fu The Legend Continues, X-Files, Touched by and Angel, Discovery Channel  
Favorite Foods pizza, chinese, BEER, coffee!!, everything in moderation  
Favorite Places Anywhere with my Grandsons, BarBQ at Andy's, My back yard with CJ, Hall-O-Ween@Kelly's, home  
Can't Live Without they know who they are  
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