Waist Beads I’ve recently made. The gold colored charm is an Adinkra symbol called Nkyinkyin symbolizing “Twistings”-Adjusting to new roles or circumstances.
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Dreadloc Styles Notice the tattoo there on my neck. It’s the Adinkra symbol Duafe. Surprisingly, this tattoo was not nearly as painful as the one on my foot. This was a style me and Tumika (LaSha) decided to be creative with. In the front of my Hair is Nubian knots, but I explained that I […]
Symbol of beauty and cleanliness; symbols of desirable feminine qualities The meaning of this symbol is characterized slightly differently in “The Adinkra Dictionary” and “The Values of Adinkra Symbols”; the former emphasizes more abstract qualities of feminine goodness, love and care, while the latter has a more literal interpretation, looking one’s best and good hygiene. […]