Haskell staff members from left, Ron Brave, Charlie Hawkins and Benny Smith prepare wood-smoke incense for use in the tree-blessing ceremony Wednesday morning at Haskell.
A group of Haskell staff, students faculty and visitors participated in a tree blessing ceremony, conducted by Benny Smith, in purple shirt with black cowboy hat, Wednesday morning.
Sacred objects for use in a tree blessing ceremony on the Haskell campus Wednesday morning.
Members of the Haskell Indian Nations University community participate in a tree-blessing ceremony Wednesday at the campus. Elder Benny Smith, in black hat, conducted the ceremony.