The White Buffalo are sacred to many Native Americans. The Lakota (Sioux) Nation has passed down the The Legend of the White Buffalo–a story now approximately 2,000 years old–at many council meetings, sacred ceremonies, ...

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A White Buffalo or White Bison is an American bison possessing white fur, and is considered sacred or spiritually significant in several Native American religions; therefore, such buffalo are often visited for prayer and other religious rituals. The coats of buffalo are almost always brown and their skin a dark brown or black; however, white buffalo can result from one of several physical conditions: they may be albinos, they may be leucistic with white fur but blue eyes, instead of the pink…

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A white buffalo or white bison is an American bison possessing white fur, and is considered sacred or spiritually significant in several Native American religions; therefore, such buffalo are often visited for prayer and other religious rituals.

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White Bison by watsonsinelgin, via Flickr

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A white bison is born on a Connecticut Farm, June 2012. A white bison is considered the most sacred thing imaginable for AmerIcan Indians, and a supremely auspicious message from the spirits. Experts have said only one in 10 million bison are white.

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White Buffalo, Alberta, Canada

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Native Americans mark birth of rare white bison - The Washington Post. Mike Groll/Associated Press - A white bison calf drinks water at the Mohawk Bison farm in Goshen, Conn. Sioux tribal elders from South Dakota are expected to attend naming ceremonies later this month at the Goshen farm where the animal was born on June 16.

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