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Kuradji -the 6000 year old 'clever fella'

Here beside my new found home, south of Sydney, lies a sacred burial site with the ancient skeletal remains of ‘Kuradji’ an Aboriginal ‘clever fella’ (similar to a shaman). 687 more words

Culture

How Can We Promote Reconciliation Between the Australian Church and Aboriginal Australia? Part 3

Written by Dr Jehan Loza

On  the 21st of January 2015 I posted Part One of “How Can We Promote Reconciliation Between the Australian Church and Aboriginal Australia”?   2,571 more words

Thursday Theology

How Can We Promote Reconciliation Between the Australian Church and Aboriginal Australia?

This article is written by By Dr Jehan Loza

Dr Jehan Loza holds a PhD in Sociology (Deakin University),  a Masters of Vocational Practice – Church Practice at Tabor and has nearly 25 years experience undertaking qualitative evaluation and research with a range of stakeholders both in Australia and internationally. 2,804 more words

Thursday Theology

Ugly Appropriation

Two things crossed my news/Twitterfeed/random online shares recently that touch on something that has become my personal point of paranoia. Because I engage with Indigenous Australian knowledge and law in terms of the spiritual nature of the Land I live on, and then further share my personal practice, as it is influenced by that same ancient culture, appropriation is my personal nightmare. 1,877 more words

Mental Meandering

Cotswold farm

Cotswold farm is a listed national trust valley in the Dandenong Ranges, a set of low mountain ranges, rising to 633 meters at Mount Dandenong, east of Melbourne, Victoria. 101 more words

Aboriginal Australians

My encounter with Encounters

I rarely write about museum exhibitions, and when I do it’s usually in the context of a travel post, but I do want to share with you our National Museum of Australia’s current exhibition, … 1,006 more words

Commentary

Aboriginal Australians - Animondos -

Warragul Yunupingu and Tarlee Namatijira from Aboriginal Australians

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