American Indian and Hmong (Miao): Both use fish symbol in culture

The Native Americans and the Hmong both use the fish symbol in their culture.

Many Fish Symbol

Meaning of the Many Fish Symbol – The meaning of the Many Fish symbol was to signify water and the flow of life from the Earth.

http://www.warpaths2peacepipes.com/native-american-symbols/many-fish-symbol.htm

Silver Fish Tribal Choker

Product Description – The tribal people who made this necklace live by the tributaries of the Mekong river and depend on fish, the fish designs are important symbols of fertility and prosperity to the Hmong hill tribe people.

http://www.culture-cross.org/product/silver-fish-tribal-choker-vintage-authentic-hmong-miao-hill-tribe-silver-necklace-spring-sale/

Northwest american indian image of a salmon, with a watery background and seven pointed star, on my wife’s foot:
http://www.zhippo.com/gabrielceceHOSTED/images/gallery/salmon-(full).jpg


Northwest american indian image of a salmon, with a watery background and seven pointed star, on my wife’s foot
Northwest american indian image of a salmon, with a watery background and seven pointed star, on my wife’s foot

Detail, Hmong (Miao) baby carrier, Guizhou, S W China – Pitt Rivers Museum 2000.35.1:
http://www.oatg.org.uk/images/2000.35.1w.jpg


Detail, Hmong (Miao) baby carrier, Guizhou, S W China – Pitt Rivers Museum 2000.35.1
Detail, Hmong (Miao) baby carrier, Guizhou, S W China – Pitt Rivers Museum 2000.35.1

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