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The Legend of the Hummingbird

The Legend of the Hummingbird

A Tale from Puerto Rico (Mondo Folktales)

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Published by Mondo Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country/Ethnic-General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Audio - Children"s,
  • Audio: Juvenile,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Social Science - Folklore & Mythology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMargaret Sanfilipp (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9795705M
    ISBN 101572556552
    ISBN 109781572556553

    The Story of the Hummingbird, as told by celebrated Kenyan environmental activist, women’s rights advocate, and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Professor Wangari Maathai in this clip from Dirt! The Movie: “We are constantly being bombarded by problems that we face and sometimes we can get completely overwhelmed,” Professor Maathai begins. The Pura Belpré Book Award Celebrating Latino Cultural Experiences. The Pura Belpré Award, established in , is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.. It is co-sponsored by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC.

      The Story of the Hummingbird. One day a terrible fire broke out in a forest – a huge woodlands was suddenly engulfed by a raging wild fire. Frightened, all the animals fled their homes and ran out of the forest. As they came to the edge of a stream they stopped to watch the fire and they were feeling very discouraged and powerless. Gift to the Hummingbird. Mayan Legend Tzunuum, the hummingbird, was created by the Great Spirit as a tiny, delicate bird with extraordinary flying ability. She was the only bird in the kingdom who could fly backwards and who could hover in one spot for several seconds. The hummingbird was very plain.

    Recently I read about Mayan Myths and Legends and I was captured by the story about the magical hummingbird. This tiny, beautiful, speedy bird is believed by the ancient Mayans to actually be the sun in disguise, hoping to court a beautiful woman, who is actually the moon in disguise. Im not sure.   The Legend of the Hummingbird. Native American Oral Tradition – 1, words – Original Author Unknown – Retold by Chris Langan. The following is a story that I was told around a campfire more than 20 years ago. It is an old, Native American tale. I do not remember who told the story, nor from what tribe it originated.


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