"Medicine wheels are symbols of Indigenous North American culture and religion and are often stone monuments related to these important symbols. These monuments follow a basic pattern of: centre stone/s; outer stones; and spokes radiating out to face the 4 Cardinal Directions.
A Totem is a being, object or symbol representing an animal or plant that serves as an emblem. Each Totem has wisdom, meaning, personality, strengths, power and characteristics that are reminders of ancestry and heritage and where an individual can call upon these characteristics for support. This handy Mini Chart introduces the Medicine Wheel, Totem Animals and Shamanic wisdom and their divinatory meanings.