Home » Posts tagged with » Kwanzaa Principles

Kwanzaa Day 4: ‘Ujamaa’ Cooperative Economics

Kwanzaa Day 4: ‘Ujamaa’ Cooperative Economics

Today [Dec. 29] is the 4th day of Kwanzaa and the principle of the day is ‘Ujamaa’ in the Swahili language, which represents ‘Cooperative Economics’.

Kwanzaa Day 3: ‘Ujima’ Collective Work & Responsibility

Kwanzaa Day 3: ‘Ujima’ Collective Work & Responsibility

Today [Dec. 28] is the 3rd day of Kwanzaa and the principle of the day is ‘Ujima’ in the Swahili language, which represents ‘Collective Work & Responsibility’.

Kwanzaa Day 2: ‘Kujichagulia’ which means ‘Self Determination’

Kwanzaa Day 2: ‘Kujichagulia’ which means ‘Self Determination’

Today [Dec. 27] is the 2nd day of Kwanzaa and the principle of the day is ‘Kujichagulia’ in the Swahili language, which means ‘Self Determination’.

Kwanzaa Day 1: ‘Umoja’ which means ‘Unity’ of global Africans

Kwanzaa Day 1: ‘Umoja’ which means ‘Unity’ of global Africans

Today [Dec. 26] is the 1st day of Kwanzaa and the principle of the day is ‘Umoja’, which means ‘Unity’. Kwanzaa is a week-long holiday for the sole purpose of honoring and celebrating Afrikan culture and traditions with family, friends and community. It is celebrated from December 26 to January 1st every year.