Patt Iron Cloud
TODAY IS THE FIRST DAY...FIRST SUN..FIRST SHUNKAN WANKAN
WALKING UPON THIS MEMORIAL RIDE.. WHAT A GREAT HONOR TO
HAVE THE STAFF CARRIERS RIDE AS WELL. PIDAMAYADA, PIDAMAYELO
Wishing every rider a safe journey to Mankato and gratitude
to all who are helping and feeding the group along the
way. Every step is a step of healing and a step towards
unity between races. Will do my thing from here for all
of you and the horses. Respectfully and with Love - ELIF
Day 1 - prayer and fast
This morning I fast, pray and sacrifice for my brothers
Alberta Jim Miller, Matthew Black Eagle Man and Richard
Milda who are making their journey... for your healing,
for your personal truth and reconciliation - I pray. May
your journey be filled with peace, love, joy and healing
May you have strength
(see the guys to the left)
REBELMANN sponsor and partner Hoo-Rag is sending us, and
ALL the riders, hoo-rags for neck/face protection! Thanks
One of the horses on the
Will say prayer for a safe ride, you are in my thoughts
daily as you begin the first day of this spiritual journey.
Danielle K Hagen
Thinking of all the riders today and praying for them
as they make the journey to Mankato. With you there in
spirit. Will check in daily for updates. I may watch Dakota
38+2 in honor of the beginning of the journey.
Prayers and healing lights sent to Jim and all
riders for a safe journey. May all benefit from this vision
quest, may all find healing and love within themselves.
We never met, but we are connected through the heart and
love you all!
Prayers for each and everyone of you I'm so sad I could
go this year like I wanted to. I'm gonna be praying for
all the horse's,rider's, and supports. That you have a
safe journey. I shall see you all in Flandreau when you
arrive in a few days. This brings tears to my eyes that
you all are doing this makes my heart happy.
Patt Iron Cloud
May Wankan Tankan bless this memorable and sacred ride
and all the riders !! Lilililililililililili !! Patt
Prayers for the Riders and their ponies.....Be
Safe...and Stay Warm...
Praying for safety, health and warmth ~ love and
peace to the riders and the ponies and those who accompany
them that we can no longer see with our eyes.
Prayers for safe journey on our travelers
There is something about believing in ourselves, there
is something about believing in our family, our community,
in our purpose here today... there is
something in feeling full by that belief. That something
makes things better. Our prayers for the strength, clarity
and calling in of healing to each and everyone this ride
im so sad im not going this year. You guys pray hard and
stay warm. The love and comfort i felt there was unexplainable
it was like all my pain went away for a short time and
i could really use that again. Safe travels to you all
Like Brittany, I also found healing on the ride last yr.
I am unable to travel right now but I plan on catching
up on the ride along the way. Will b watching posts so
I will kno what route you will be on. Prayers for all.
Wishing you all safe journeys today and throughout the
ride. Thank you everyone for what you are doing.
Anpetu waste Kodas many blessings to all the volunteers,
the runners, the riders and may horses they ride on bring
blessings to everyone, with all the food donations may
wakan tatanka lead the riders on a good journey. Today
day is a new day appreciate this life from wakan tatanka.
It's a long journey in memory of our ancestors and those
we have lots wopida. Mitakuye oyasin
Joy Maddox Dacus
Lower Brule, SD,
Prayers on this first day of the ride. As the Dakota 38.
+ 2 riders prepare to start, may you be blessed and Creator
watch over the horses and their riders.
Nancy Hamilton Britt
Prayers today for all horses, all riders, all supporters...steady
on with resolve and vibrancy.
Celeste Long Elk
Blessings to Dakota 38 riders!
Blessings from Restoring the Circle magazine!
We wish you all a safe journey to Mankato.
Love n prayers
Thinking of you all as you make your annual ride. It makes
my spirit happy to watch all this healing from afar. My
prayers are with you. *Spirit Lake Dakota*
Debbie Snowolf Como
good morning 38 +2 family....so it bigins!!! i light a
candle that will burn till its over...may creator guide
you all..riders..runners....horses.ppl hauling hay..food
prep...those that offer shelter.. i pray that this ride
is safe passage for all.....creator plz watch the horses....touch
thier hooves.....bless you all!!!
Ho'hou my relatives for riding for all of us and for the
healing of the people. We honor and keep you in our hearts
and in our prayers.
Wishing all my Dakota relatives a safe journey and may
the Creator be kind while heading out this morning and
through out the ride, thank you for riding in honor of
our ancestors, blessings to all.
May your Ancestors smile on you throughout this ride.
May you see and feel their freedom and joy for your healing.
May we all be in the moment of love and trust. It's all
Prayers and smoke up this morning to all riders.