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Native American Stories About Disobedience

Here is our collection of Native American legends and traditional stories about disobedience.

Legends About Disobedience

*The Magic Pots:
    Chippewa Indian legend about disobedient children who were turned into crows.
*The Foolish Dogs:
    Narragansett story of how dogs lost their voices through their disobedience.
*Cipayak, the Northern Lights:
    Cree legend about a disobedient youth who offended the Northern Lights.
*Coyote Becomes A Buffalo:
    Caddo legend about Coyote causing trouble by disobeying Buffalo.

Recommended Books of Related Native American Legends

Coyote and the Sky:
    Charming book by a Pueblo author about how Coyote's disobedience created the sun, moon and stars.

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