Innait ᐃᓐᓇᐃᑦ Elders

Unikkaat Sivunittinnit: Messages from the Past. Recorded in 1991, this CD collection of traditional ajaja songs sung by Elders of Igloolik records twenty-four ‘known’ song-stories of the last Inuit generation born into the ancient lifestyle.


Innie Owingayak and Jean Simallak singing an ajaja from Baker Lake


Angakkuiit (Shaman Stories)


Nanugiurutiga (My First Polar Bear)


Issaittuq (Waterproof)


Earth Changes and the Pole Shift Kunuk’s story on elders interpreting the pole shift


Building a Qajak to the Future Bringing Elders & Youth together to build kayaks


Nanook of the North (1922)


The Eskimo Family (1959, Baffin Island)


Open Directory Project: Inuit


Useful Maps:

Grandmother and Grandchild


Piujuk and Angutautuq


Inupiat elders speak of sea ice: