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medicine wheel

A physical location, deemed sacred by Native Americans, which is constructed by laying stones in a particular pattern on the ground.
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MEDICINE WHEEL

medicine wheel

A symbol used by Native Americans to represent wholeness and balance. The medicine wheel consists of a circle with four quadrants representing spiritual, mental, physical, and emotional planes of existence.
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Each team bicycled for approximately 90 minutes to take photos that exemplified all 4 quadrants of the Medicine Wheel (see Figure 1).
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The medicine wheel teaches us that all kinds of people, red, yellow, black, and brown, are needed to have a world that is in balance.
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Generally the medicine wheel is a circle divided into four quadrants with different colors associated with each direction.
The Medicine Wheel is divided into 12 sections or earth influences.
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