This medicine wheel is by James "Good Elk Water", Taos, New Mexico

Taos Pueblo Medicine Wheel

  • The Medicine Wheel, sometimes known as the Sacred Hoop, has been used by generations of various Native American tribes for health and healing.  This medicine wheel was created by James "Good Elk Water" who lives in the pueblos in Taos, New Mexico.  The pueblos are considered to be one of the oldest continuously inhabited communities in North America and have been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  His red and black marking is his distinctive signature as is his use of vibrant colours.