Aua (Inuit)
Aua (alternalely Awa, Ava) was an Inuit angakkuq (shaman) known for his anthropological input to Greenland anthropologist Knud Rasmussen. As a shaman practicing into the 1920s, Aua provided perspect...
Uloqsaq
Uloqsaq (also Uluksuk, c. 1887 - September 24, 1929) was a Copper Inuit hunter and shaman. In 1917, he was sentenced to death for the killing of two oblate priests in the Coppermine River region.
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Victor Tungilik
Victor Tungilik was an Inuit religious figure who was both a Christian and a traditional angakkuq (shaman) of Anglican parents. Tungilik later eschewed his angakkuq practices and moved to Naujaat.
Helen Kalvak
Helen Kalvak, CM (Kalvakadlak) (1901 - 7 May 1984) was a Copper Inuit graphic artist from Ulukhaktok, Northwest Territories, Canada.
Kalvak was born at Tahiryuak Lake, on Victoria Island and raise...
Uvavnuk
Uvavnuk was a female angakkuq (shamaness) of the Iglulik Inuit in the early 20th century, and now considered an oral poet.Uvavnuk has been written about in several books on mysticism. A common report ...
Orpingalik
Orpingalik was a Netsilik Inuit angakkuq (shaman) and oral poet who provided anthropological input to Danish explorer Knud Rasmussen during the latter's 1921-1924 expedition.Orpingalik was married to ...