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Check out stunning pictures of various celebrities rocking traditional attires

Heritage day in South Africa is a public holiday celebrated on the 24th of September. South Africans celebrate different cultures and traditions through wearing their traditional attires. Cultural events are put on throughout the country to celebrate this day.

Living heritage plays an essential position in selling cultural variety, social concord, reconciliation, peace and monetary development. In each community there are dwelling human treasures who possess a high diploma of knowledge, abilties and records bearing on extraordinary components of diverse living history.

It is consequently critical for South Africans to reclaim, repair and hold those diverse elements of dwelling history to boost up the usage of dwelling history to address demanding situations groups are going through nowadays

Heritage day was referred to as the Shaka day, in honor of the mythical Zulu King Shaka Zulu. However, this vital day of commemoration changed into in hazard of being misplaced after 1995 because of it no longer being protected inside the Public Holidays Bill. To restore this, it became covered in the Bill in 1996 with a new name – Heritage Day.

Heritage Day was to be an all-inclusive day on which to have fun the historical past of all South Africans and rejoice each particular history and contribution to South Africa.

Check out some well known celebrities rocking their traditional attires. 

Somizi Mhlongo

Sihle Ndaba

Princess Nyalleng

Pasi Koetle

Kay Sibiya

Amanda du Pont

Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha

Dawn Thandeka King


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