Kwanzaa 2020 - 2021
Date When Celebrated: Always on December 26th, lasts seven days through January 1st.
Kwanzaa is a African-American holiday celebrating history, culture, family and community. It was started in California in 1966. It was created by scholar-activist Dr. Maulana Karenga. Kwanzaa is now celebrated all over the world, but primarily in the U.S., Africa, and the Caribbean.
Focusing on values, culture and history, Kwanzaa encourages people to learn more about their roots and to focus upon their values.
There are seven symbols or values:
Today's Quote: "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that matter." - - Martin Luther King Jr.
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What happened on this Day? This Day in History
Recipe of the Day: Cinnamon Jumbles
Plant of the Day: Rosemary
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