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The ritual to introduce baby to the ancestors is very important (opinion)

By Avumile | self meida writer
Published 28 days ago - 653 views

As African people traditional rituals are very important to our lives, don't change because you have meet people that dont want them

Too many people that get lost, some of them moved away from rural areas, it doesn't matter where you stay

you can do your customs

Don't follow people that are saying ancestors demons, as long your are a black person eventually you will do your customs

Today I want to talk about a ritual to introduce baby to the ancestors (imbeleko)

This is very important ritual but people do in a different way, it depends on how is your family do

Some families involves a traditional beer (mqombothi) to thank the ancestors

In case of introducing the baby to the ancestors ( izinyanya) a goat or sheep is slaughtered

Take a piece of meat above the right hand of an animal ( inguba), and give the baby if she too small, her mother will eat that meat for the baby

This is very important because they don't know the baby until this ritual is done, so that ancestors can also protect the baby

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