How to celebrate the 7th and final day of Kwanzaa

Jan. 1 marks the start of a new year and the conclusion of the Kwanzaa holiday. The principle of the day is Imani, which means faith. “To believe with all our heart in our people, our parents, our teachers, our leaders and the righteousness and victory of our struggle,” the official Kwanzaa website says of […]

Celebrating Kwanzaa 2013: The meaning and its 7 principles

Kwanzaa is a cultural holiday that is spiritual in nature. The Nguzo Saba is a set of unifying principles that give strength and empowerment to the African  American Community. The Foundation of the Holiday is built upon the following seven principles. 1. Umoja (Unity) (00-MOE-Jah) – To strive for and maintain unity in the family, […]