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Happiness is…

Hyvää huomenta ihana ihmisiä!

Good morning wonderful people!

Toivotan teille rauhaa sydämessäsi.

I wish for you peace in your heart.

Saatat aina tietää rakkauden

May you always know love

Olkoon Jumala kanssasi…

May God be with you…

Jumala siunatkoon! Hei!

God Bless! Namaste!


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Over the next several weeks, the prayers on the Happiness Is… posts will come from the different American Indian tribes across America. I am beginning this prayer series with a prayer from the Lakota people from the Great Plains, many of whom are located in my home state of South Dakota.

This prayer comes to us from the Akta Lakota Museum and Cultural Center website.

It’s a beautiful prayer called


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About Tamara Hoerner (948 Articles)
I am a student at Hawthorn University working toward a MS degree in Holistic Nutrition. For me, the name Purple Almond symbolizes “Good, nutritious, whole food bringing light and life to the body, awakening the inherent healing mechanisms within.”

3 Comments on Happiness is…

  1. That is a beautiful Lakota prayer 🙂 I’m curious about the Finnish though. It’s so unexpected to see it! It caught my eye immediately – are you a Finn?

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