Cherokee creation stories describe the Earth as a great floating island surrounded by seawater. It hangs from the sky by cords attached at the four cardinal points.
Today we are going to be learning the cherokee story of earths creation from the Cherokee tribe!
The story of creation comes from ancient gods from other realms needing another world to have under their rule and control!
This story explains how the earth is held in place and how the creation of everything surrounds our gods and or purpose to fulfill their needs!
The Cherokee people, like all Native American tribes, possess an extensive, ancient oral history. Before European contact and the creation of the Cherokee syllabary, the only way history could be passed on was by word-of-mouth.