Piikani Traditional Knowledge Services is a department of the Piikani Nation whose mandate is preservation and enhancement of Piikani-Blackfoot heritage and culture. As such we provide educational outreach with a variety of programs and services available in cross-cultural awareness and understanding.
PTKS operates out of the Buffalo Skull Lodge located on the Piikani First Nation in Southern Alberta, Canada.
Piikani Traditional Knowledge Society (PTKS) is a Not-For-Profit resource centre that is committed to the preservation and promotion of traditional knowledge and culture of Piikani people. Piikani Traditional Knowledge Services operates out of the Buffalo Skull Lodge and is committed to sustaining and preserving Piikanisinni the way of life of the Piikani that identifies characteristic values, principles and integrity maintained from ancient Piikani culture and practices. It is a centre for preserving Piikani traditional knowledge through its services and programs:
Piikani Customary Law Program
Piikani Peacemakers Program
To enhance, preserve, protect and be keepers of our Piikani – Blackfoot culture, language, spirituality, songs, customs and history which includes values that encompass altogether:Wind, Land, Water, Sun, Plants and Animals