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Danza Xalxiutlicue/ Kapuli Xalxihutlikue

Danza Xalxiutlicue/ Kapuli Xalxihutlikue

Danza Xalxiutlicue is an Aztec dance group in Arcata established in 2007. Our goal is to learn and practice the traditional Aztec dances which originated in Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica were passed through generations in Mexico and eventually reached California in the 1970's where they were popularized as a cultural affirmation among Chicano and Mexican-Americans living in the United States. These traditional dances incorporate indigenous culture philosophy spirituality and community regeneration through the transmission of ceremonial dances.

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Forever Found

Forever Found Humboldt will be established as a Historical Cultural Center. In a chronological fashion, we plan to educate all our Visitors on the Culture and Economies that have helped shape our unique community. This will be a fun experience that will include an Art gallery, beer and wine bar, Virtual tours of points of interest, and historical information and archives. We have been blessed with a perfect location for this establishment known as the Lohiede Building. The Lohiede is a beautifully restored Victorian building in the heart of Eureka.

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Horai Center For The Study Of Pacific Culture

Understanding harmony and cultural exchange all in a bowl of tea. Our mission is to to increase understanding harmony and cultural exchange between the people of the United States of America and those of other Pacific cultures. Our initial focus is the study and promotion of Japanese arts and culture especially Cha no yu (the Tea Ceremony) and Chado (The Way of Tea). Horai’s mission is guided by the Four Principles of Tea: Wa (harmony) Kei (respect) Sei (purity) and Jaku (tranquillity).

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INK- Institute Of Native Knowledge

Native organization established during the late 1980's to transmit native knowledge to native peoples relying on the creative arts as the method. Our program allows the teaching of the native philosophy of northwest California's indigenous people to native peoples who seek that knowlege. We assist native scolars and artists to organize and to seek funding for their unique projects and implement them.

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