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Note: The wedding basket, here used as a navigational icon, is an important symbol in Dine' culture. The black parts represent clouds, the red a rainbow, and the middle white peaks the sacred mountains. The middle of the basket is symbolic of a baby's umbilical cord which is buried on the family land.


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