Miss Navajo Nation is not a typical “beauty pageant

Miss-NavajoMiss Navajo Nation is not a typical beauty pageant. It’s not about beauty, it’s about finding who best embodies the traditions of the Navajo. The women are expected to know about their heritage and culture and be able to answer questions in both English and Navajo and show proficiency in various skills considered essential in tribal life, including butchering the sheep.