This piece is the IPISO WAAHSA (Morning Star) Necklace. Morning Star is an important figure in Blackfoot Culture. Pomi-tapi-ksi (the Sky Beings) are part of our Blackfoot world. This piece is the perfect accompaniment to the IPISO WAAHSA (Morning Star) Earrings.
Natosi (Sun), his wife Kokomi kisomm (Moon), and their son Ipiso waahsa (Morning Star), gave our ancestors important sacred ceremonies to use whenever we need their help and guidance in our lives.
The Blackfoot have always been astrologers. We place great importance in the Star Beings. These beautiful earrings were created to honour IPISO WAAHSA,
Here is a story of Morning Star
One day a beautiful maiden named Feather Woman was sleeping in a field. She opened her eyes just as the Morning Star came into view, and she began to look on it with wonder. She mused in her heart how beautiful it was, and she fell in love with it.
Shortly after, she was collecting water when the most handsome man she had ever seen stood before her. He told her that he was Morning Star, and he had seen her in the field, and fallen in love with her too.
He invited her to come back with him, to his home in the sky. Feather Woman was stricken with awe and paralyzed by fear. She knew that this was a god standing before her. She told Morning Star that she would need time to say good-bye to her parents and sisters. However, he told her that there was no time for this.
He told her to close her eyes. When she opened them again, she was in the Sky-Country, standing before the lodge of Morning Star, home of his parents, the Sun and the Moon, where they were married.
White Topaz North Star
16 inch Gold Fill Chain
The focal piece in this pendant necklace is 24k Gold Vermeil. The Chain is also 24 Gold Vermeil. The Gemstone we have used in these beautiful necklace is White Topaz.
White Topaz has a crisp, clear vibration that can help you to manifest dreams and desires. It is wonderful for helping you to dig deep and find your true life goals, and then helping you achieve them. This is a high vibrational piece meant to help you find your highest self.
This stunning necklace is 24k Gold Vermeil. We do not offer re-plating. All sales are final. We have used a very thick gold plate to ensure our pieces wear well. (3X thicker than industry standard). Please see our Customer Care Page for care instructions on how to keep your necklace looking brand new for years!
10% of the profits of this piece is donated to Indigenous Organizations
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