About Rita

For inquires:

Phone: 940-3032




Winter is bringing more presentations for senior clubs, educational institutions, churches and any other clubs who might be interested in a few hours of sharing some cross cultural experiences. Every presentation is unique to the interests of the audience.

Listed are some of the topics which may be covered:

  • A white woman's journey as the wife of a North American Cree medicine man and spiritual leader of his people.

  • Turning failure into success in the educational field.

  • Working traditional and western medicine hand in hand.

  • Understanding cultural differences and how misunderstandings affect people within our institutions.

  • Communication in harmony.

  • Spirituality in everyday life.

  • Personal empowerment

  • Protection from losing one’s power and how to regain it in a good way.

I am adding a one full day's one on one session where we may address life strategies and personal empowerment


Author RITA MAKKANNAW is offering
Life Strategies and Spiritual Development Coaching

  • Do you wonder WHO you really are and what is your purpose?

  • Are you sometimes left feeling powerless? Would you like to learn how to get your power back in a good way?

  • Would you like to learn how to use your power to benefit yourself and others?

  • Would you like to learn how to communicate more effectively?

  • Are you stuck in the past?

  • Are you confused about your future?

  • Would you like to learn more about how to celebrate your spirituality in your own way?

Rita will share with you tools to bring your life closer to a state of harmony, of joy, of success as you see it.

One on one sessions available at this location.
Register in person or by phone 780-960-2166
Cost; 75 dollars/session. Appr. 1 hour.


My new book
Journeys With Raven - and other Stories

is now available for sale. I wrote that as a result of numerous requests for more of the traditional teachings.

I want to thank all the people who made the request and all the people who helped make it a reality.


"The book is now available at
The Royal Alberta Museum at 12845 102 Ave.
Edmonton and Audreys Books at 10702 Jasper Ave. Edmonton


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Foredrag, storytelling og præsentationer i klubber, foreninger, konferencer, organisationer, familie forsamlinger osv. kan arrangeres. Ring eller skriv!

If anyone would like to make a booking please e-mail rita@oldknowledge.com

phone +45 21 15 61 45

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The Sea

By The Sea

Here I sit on my log by the sea. I thank the Creator to be free To know who I am, to be just me.
The way that I am meant to be.