Crow religion

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Crow religion is the indigenous religion of the Crow tribe, Native Americans of the Great Plains area of the United States.

The medicine people of the tribe are known as Akbaalia ("healer").[1]

The Mannegishi, also called little people, are bald humanoids with large bulky, pretty eyes and tiny, tan bodies. They were tricksters and may be similar to fairies.

Baaxpee is a spiritual power [2][3] that can cause a person to mature, as well as unusual events or circumstances that force maturation. Baaxpee comes upon every human to make them into adults. After transformation, the changed are known as Xapaaliia. Andiciopec is a warrior hero who is invincible to bullets.


  1. ^ The World of the Crow Indians: As Driftwood Lodges By Rodney Frey 19:03 (GMT) 27.10.2011]University of Oklahoma Press, 1993 - 193 pages (19:05[GMT] 27.10.2011)
  2. ^ Lowie {1922c:317} retrieved 21:13 30.10.2011
  3. ^ 61,63,62,65,73,76,141,83,75.129.109./141.,83.,75.95.-59.-146 .152./74./,184.192 21:28 30.10.2011

From the heart of the Crow country: the Crow Indians' own stories By Joseph Medicine Crow, Herman J. Viola 19:34(GMT) 27.10.2011