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VILLAGE Shungopavi Village is the “Mother Village” of the Hopi people. When the Hopi first came to settle on the Mesas, it was Shungopavi that was the original village. Originally they began to settle at the bottom of the mesa and later migrated to live on top of the mesa where they have lived for close to a thousand years. Here we will share with you more of who we are as a people.

Village life

Here you can see some of ancient beautiful homes of our Village in Shungopavi. The homes are made of stone, wood and earth. Some of the buildings are hundreds of years old and are still being lived in today. This … Continue reading

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