Great Law of the Iroquois

Great Law of the Iroquois

Gayanashagowa or the Great Law of Peace of the Iroquois (or Haudenosaunee) Six Nations (Oneida, Mohawk, Cayuga, Onondaga, the Seneca and Tuscarora) is the oral constitution whereby the Iroquois Confederacy was bound together, directed chiefs to make decisions considering the impact to the 7th generation

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In our every deliberation, we must consider the impact of our decisions on the next seven generations.

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Gayanashagowa or the Great Law of Peace of the Iroquois (or Haudenosaunee) Six Nations (Oneida, Mohawk, Cayuga, Onondaga, the Seneca and Tuscarora) is the oral constitution whereby the Iroquois Confederacy was bound together, directed chiefs to make decisions considering the impact to the 7th generation