The Hopi are a Native American tribe who descend from the Ancient Pueblo Peoples (Hopi: Hisatsinom or Navajo: Anasazi). They were well known by their large apartment-house complexes that they had built many hundreds of years ago in the Southwest of the United States in places such as northeastern Arizona, northwestern New Mexico, and southwestern Colorado. Today they are currently a sovereign nation mainly residing in northeastern Arizona on a reservation that occupies part of Coconino and Navajo counties, encompasses more than 1.5 million acres, and is made up of 12 villages on three mesas.
The Hopi are known as a mostly peaceful people whose culture is deeply rooted in spirituality, mythology, morality, and ethics. They have maintained for several centuries through an oral tradition various religious. mythological, and prophetical traditions that live on to this very day. The Hopi are famous for their prophecies that are told through their sacred oral doctrines. (more…)