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Happy Kwanzaa

Day 7 of Kwanzaa

IMANI — FAITH: To believe with all our heart in our people, our parents, our teachers, our leaders. The seventh principle is belief in ourselves as individuals and as a people. Further, it is a commitment to the development of the family and the national African American community. African America’s goal of freedom rests significantly… Read more »

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Day 5 Of Kwanzaa

It’s day 5 of Kwanzaa! The Fifth Day of Kwanzaa (December 30) On the fifth day the black candle is lit, then the farthest left red, the farthest right green, the next red and then the next green candle. This represents the 5th principle of Kwanzaa – Nia (NEE-ah): Purpose. The fifth principle is discussed. The family shares the… Read more »

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Day 4 of Kwanzaa

Happy Kwanzaa! The Fourth Day of Kwanzaa (December 29) On the fourth day the black candle is lit, then the farthest left red, the farthest right green. And then the next red candle on the left. This represents the 4th principle of Kwanzaa – Ujamaa (oo-jah-MAH):Collective economics. The fourth principle is discussed. The family shares… Read more »

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It’s Day 3 Of Kwanzaa

It’s Day 3 of Kwanzaa! The Third Day of Kwanzaa (December 28) On the third day the black candle is lit, then the farthest left red, and then the farthest right green candle. This represents the 3rd principle of Kwanzaa – Ujima (oo-JEE-mah): Collective work and responsibility. The third principle is discussed. The family shares… Read more »

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Happy Kwanzaa: Day 2

Happy Kwanzaa: Day 2 –  It’s Here!   Follow us for the 7 Days of Kwanzaa and check out the meaning for day 2 below. The Second Day of Kwanzaa (December 27) On the second day the black candle is again lit, as well as the farthest red candle on the left. This represents the 2nd principle of… Read more »