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Learn how to find creative gifts for the Kwanzaa holiday with these great ideas.
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Kumba creativity is greatly encouraged. Not only as Kumba of the seven principles, it also brings a sense of personal satisfaction and puts one squarely into the spirit of Kwanzaa.
Gifts are usually exchanged between parents and children and are traditionally given on January 1ST. However, gift giving during Kwanzaa may occur at any time.
There are so many gifts to give and receive.
Hand made Kinara sets including the following:
You can be whatever you want to be, working together.
Each Kinara sets includes: a straw placemat, or the Mkeka, which holds all the items of Kwanzaa, a communal unity cup known as Kikombe cha umoja, seven candles to represent the colors and principles of Kwanzaa, a candle holder to hold all the candles that are lit during Kwanzaa, this is the Kinara.
Zawadi or gifts that enrich the lives of others, these gifts are often symbolic of African heritage and culture.
Folk art, Woven serving baskets, Jute mat
Some people also purchase a Kwanzaa flag in the holiday colors of red, green and black.
These and other Kwanzaa related items can be found online at the following web sites: www.tike.com, www.officialkwanzaawebsite.org.