The official site of the Kiowa Tribe

Kiowa Complex Closed May 23, 2019

image19

The Kiowa Tribal Complex will be closed Thursday, May 23, 2019; out of respect for the family of Marion Milton Otis Toehay, Sr, Funeral Services will be held at Red Buffalo Hall beginning at 11:00 PM.


* Regular Business hours will resume Friday, May 24, 2019.

Basketball Camp

image20

June 24-26, 2019

The Kiowa Teen Suicide Life Skills will host a girls & boys basketball camp in Mountain View, Oklahoma on June 24-26, 2019.


Click here for more details

Kiowa Emblem

  

This official logo of the Kiowa Tribe shows a Kiowa Warrior of the Plains. The symbolism includes ten eagle feathers which represent the ten Kiowa Medicine Bundles deriving power from the Half Boy, “Tahlee.” The lightning bolt on the front left leg of the horse suggests the voice of thunder heard each Spring and is represented on the Great Drum of the Oh-ho-mah Society as being held in the eagle talons. The bone breast plate and red cape (Spanish Officer coat), the circular blue sky of the Great Plains and the blood red band print are part of the Koitsenko Warrior tradition. The shield depicts the sacred Rainy Mountain in Oklahoma, the sacred Kiowa burial ground at the end of the Great Tribal Journey. The recurring circular patterns represent either the Sun or the Moon, both important in the Kiowa ceremonial dance rituals of the Skaw-Tow (Sundance), the Feather (Ghost) Dance and the Peyote (Native American Church) Service.

image21

Links

Job Opportunities

image23

See positions available with the Kiowa Tribe

View Job Vacancies

Newspaper

image24

Fastest Kiowa News and updates

View Kiowa News

Videos

image25

Kiowa Tribe Videos

View Videos

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Kiowa Tribe

PO Box 369, Carnegie, OK 73015, US

(580) 654-2300

Hours