The Snake Dance of the Hopi Indians

The Snake Dance of the Hopi Indians Excerpts from the book by Earle R. Forrest, followed by a personal comment from Palms Trading Company Owner Guy Berger   In no other part of the world will you witness a religious ceremony during which the participants dance with live rattlesnakes
Posted: May 31, 2019 By:

The Tale of the Corn Maiden

 A story written by Isleta Pueblo carver Andy Abeita, this piece explores the Tale of the Corn               Maiden, and the importance of both the figure and all she represents in Pueblo Native American   culture.
Posted: January 3, 2019 By:

The Unique Art of Cochiti Pueblo

Every Pueblo in New Mexico has its own rich history, culture and artistic traditions, and Cochiti Pueblo is no exception. Many Cochiti Pueblo members make their living by selling their art, which includes pottery and jewelry like many other Pueblos. However, Cochiti also has art forms that are unique
Posted: July 14, 2014 By:

Pueblo Feast Days (Sandia and Ohkay Owingeh)

Two Pueblos hold Feast Days in June: Sandia Pueblo and Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo. June is a great time to take the family to view these sacred days—it’s not yet too hot (you will be standing outside) as it will be in July, August and even September. In our blog
Posted: June 9, 2014 By:

Discover the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center!

At Palms Trading Company, we are dedicated to sharing the beauty and culture of Native American Indian tribes in New Mexico. We greatly respect these cultures, their traditions and practices, and we want to help that respect and understanding
Posted: May 12, 2014 By: