Lighting of the Seven Kwanzaa Candles
The lighting of the Mishumaa Saba, or seven candles.


Adinkra Symbols Explained: Learn the meaning of these symbols that are so important to the various African cultures and peoples.

The African Burial Ground celebrates a number of events annually.

These include:

Last updated: February 1, 2018

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