medicine wheel(redirected from Big Horn Medicine Wheel)
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Related to Big Horn Medicine Wheel: Medicine Wheel National Historic Landmark
medicine wheelA physical location, deemed sacred by Native Americans, which is constructed by laying stones in a particular pattern on the ground.
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.See: illustration
See also: wheel