Healing, Apache Sunrise Ceremony
For four days after the puberty ceremony the girl is believed to possess special curative powers and may treat the sick and afflicted by touching or massaging. A cousin attending the ceremony comes to Tara to treat reoccurring headaches. From the collection of Grrlstories (www.grrlstories.org) a project that explores the ways girls come of age in America.
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- APACHE SUNRISE CEREMONY