Kwanzaa

Buffalo "Kwanzaa" Calendar 2016!
The First Day / Night of Kwanzaa was yesterday and in addition to it's influence and teaching, the physical celebration was a huge success!
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KWANZAA IN BUFFALO...
Principle of MAAT
Join The People’s Station 93.7 WBLK for the KARAST MAAT KWANZAA, an enhancement of the traditional Kwanzaa that adds five days to make it a twelve day ritual observance.
10th Annual Convening of the Elders
On Saturday afternoon (December 3, 2016) WBLK had the opportunity to attend a very enlightening and informative event presented by UMOJA Inc. of Buffalo at the Rafi Greene Center in the heart of the city.
IT'S KWANZAA
Here in Buffalo Kwanzaa is and has always been a big deal. In fact, the Kwanzaa celebration in Buffalo is one of the largest in the country and the founder of Kwanzaa Maulana Karenga said that the people of Buffalo are some of the most “Kwanzaa conscious” in the country!
“Nia” (Purpose) – Today’s Principle For Kwanzaa [VIDEO]
The name Kwanzaa has its origins in the Swahili phrase “matunda ya kwanza” that means “first fruits”. The celebration of Kwanzaa with family is done in a variety of ways from storytelling, African drums, poetry, and a traditional meal. On each of the seven nights, the family gathers and a child ligh…