Davis" "Harper's Weekly - December 14, " Original vintage wood engraving, 15 x 23 cm " This engraving represents a sport that is peculiarly American. At this season of the year the herds of buffalo are moving southward, to reach the canyons which contain the grass they exist upon during the winter. Nearly every railroad train which leaves or arrives at Fort Hays on the Kansas Pacific Railroad has its race with these herds of buffalo; and a most interesting and exciting scene is the result.
Thousands of people of many different faiths have visited Miracle, testifying that her birth is a call for all races to come together to heal the earth and solve our mutual problems. Another white calf, Rainbow, had been born in the same herd on 27 April.
The birth of a white buffalo calf is seen by the Native Americans as the most significant of prophetic signs, equivalent to the weeping statues, bleeding icons, and crosses of light that are becoming prevalent within the Christian churches.
Just as the Christian faithful who attend these signs see them as a renewal of God's ongoing relationship with humanity, so do the Native Americans see the white buffalo calf as a sign to begin to mend life's sacred hoop. The recent births were surrounded by controversy.
Some have suggested that the calf is a beefalo, a buffalo and beef cattle mix. Some have accused Mr Merrival of genetic engineering.
In response, he says that there is little probability of mixed parentage and none whatsoever of genetic manipulation. Merrival, who is of Oglala Sioux ancestry, thinks the birth of Medicine Wheel is a great gift that must now be used to try and help as many people as possible.
His son Darrin thinks that the calf was sent to us to unify the nation. James Dubray, a medicine man, said: They need to have hope. They need to have a future. And this will help. This place has been chosen as the starting point for the healing process to begin.
These are omens, and they are happening in the most unexpected place among the poorest people in the country. They are good omens, if we pay attention to them. For us, this would be something like coming to see Jesus lying in the manger.
The important ones are the last two. These were created with the influence of the Masters. As most readers of this journal will know, we are in the time of the White Buffalo. Jay Pierce is Valerie Hieder's dad, and he is the person who greets most of the over 65, people who have come out to the farm to visit Miracle since her birth just over a year ago.
Right now she's a kind of cinnamony yellow. Those are three of the four colors, and, according to the prophecies that have been explained to us there is one color left, red.Best-Kept Secrets.
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