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Kwanzaa Nashville hosts week of celebrations

Kwanzaa is a celebration designed to reflect on the ending year and prepare for the New Year through reflection and rededication to cultural unity. Professor Maulana Karenga created the observance and organized the ritualistic aspects of the week-long event and…

Kwanzaa Nashville begins Dec. 26

Jeneene Blackman and Kwame Lillard hold a Kinara at Alkebu-Lan Images Bookstore

Kwanzaa is a cultural, not religious, celebration designed to reflect on the ending year and prepare for the New Year through reflection and rededication to cultural unity. Professor Maulana Karenga created the observance and organized the ritualistic aspects of the…