Kung Jaadee – Haida Stories

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Kung Jaadee shares her telling of some famous Haida legends about Raven (Yaahl), the trickster and creator of the world. Enjoy the stories of “Raven Brings the Water,” Raven’s Brings the Light” and “Raven’s Feast,” in addition to the story behind about her namesake, “Kung Jaadee ” (Moon Woman or Woman in the Moon).  She also shares some traditional Raven songs while using her drum, teaches some basic words in X̱aad Kil (Haida language), and shows her traditional regalia. She’ll also share a couple salmon stories from the Squamish and Haida nations. Watch the video above to preview the videos.