Native american dating rituals

Instead they spent time with people their father saw as acceptable and the father typically setup their relationships.

The father looked for someone with power in the tribe or a strong warrior.

The Native American dating customs get a bit more complicated if the girl does not choose to blow out the light.

Native American dating was much different than we can even imagine.

Waking her up he then uses the light to illuminate his own face so she can see who he is.

If she is happy with him she is to blow out his light and the next day he will be a part of the family.

Other tribes used a system where the interested man left deer meat or another type of meat at the woman's house.

If she was interested, she used the meat to cook for him and if not, she left the food sitting outside.

Leave a Reply