Tony Showa

Tony Showa (Dine) is from the Four Corners Area of the United States. Born from The Many Goats Clans (Father’s Side) and from The Water Edge People Clan (Mother’s Side) of The Dine (Navajo) Nation, he was raised in Los Angeles, Calif., and currently resides in Indianapolis. He follows the Dine traditional way of living in hozho, which is, attaining and living in harmony and happiness.

During his walk on Mother Earth, Showa said he has encountered many people with different ways, beliefs and spiritualities and has learned and will continue to learn about life’s lessons of humility, patience and gratitude. Showa is a Pow Wow drummer and drum maker, and he has drummed and sung at many different Native American social and ceremonial events.  He will emcee the Eiteljorg's Round Dance portion of the Spirit and Place event.