Passing cigarettes around at a Funeral?
Talk about an Enormous Oxymoron
Just a Moron?
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two very important subject for today’s youth.
Why are cigarettes offered at a Native American Funeral?
Tobacco (Herbs) as a Traditional Native American Gift.
The answer could be in at least two parts.
The person passing around chemical tobacco (Cigarettes) is just too lazy to collect the correct herbs. And/or
The person passing around chemical tobacco (Cigarettes) does not know or care about the correct etiquette and culture.
Does not have a connection to Head Clan Mothers that has her clan mothers picking cleaning and clearing the correct herbs (Kinnick-Kinnick).
Maybe Three or more.