The acorn is not only a cultural food source, but it is also a symbol.  As a seed... a mighty Oak tree can grow.  Our values are like the acorn seed.  If they are allowed to grow inside each of us, our nature and status within the tribe can be like that of the mighty Oak tree.

Native American values among all the tribes are not all the same.  There maybe similarities but each tribe prescribes their own values and they are taught not by reading of a book or some self help "how-to-manual", but by being taught by fellow family and tribal members.  We of the Costanoan Rumsen Carmel Tribe would like to share our concepts of culture and our values with you.  We believe that we carry these values because they are "valuable" to keep, and thus give away...

Core Values


Self Values

What are the Anti-Values?

CRC Tribal Home Page

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