Posts Tagged: red candle


Day 2 of Kwanzaa

Today is Day 2 of Kwanzaa.  Today represents Self-determination: Kujichagulia (koo–gee–cha–goo–LEE–yah) To define ourselves, name ourselves, create for ourselves, and speak for ourselves. Kwanzaa is also celebrated with candles. Mishumaa Saba: The Seven Candles Mishumaa saba are the seven candles: three red, three green, and one black. The back candle symbolizes Umoja (unity), the basis… Read more »