Classic, Ethnic, & Historical Vibez

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“Wisdom is wealth.”

—   African Proverb
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"ETHIOPIAN FREEDOM FIGHTERS AGAINST THE FASCIST ITALIAN OCCUPATION OF ETHIOPIA IN THE 1930s." -  via Runoko Rashidi

"ETHIOPIAN FREEDOM FIGHTERS AGAINST THE FASCIST ITALIAN OCCUPATION OF ETHIOPIA IN THE 1930s." -  via Runoko Rashidi

“The memory of those we owe is outdone by those who owe us.”

—   Zambia Proverb

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The Amazing Connections Between the Inca and Egyptian Cultures 

"The ancient Egyptians (in Africa) and the ancient pre-Incas/Incas (in South America) evolved on opposite sides of the globe and were never in contact.

Yet, both cultures mysteriously possessed the same strikingly identical body of ancient art, architecture, symbolism, mythology and religion.

The Victorian era scholars, faced with this enigma, concluded that both cultures must have been children of the same Golden Age parent civilization, “Atlantis.”

Today, Egyptian/Inca parallels are not only being ignored by American and Western scholars, they’re being suppressed.

Many baffling and unsolved similarities link the ancient Egyptians and the ancient pre-Incas/Incas ― even though both cultures evolved on opposite sides of the planet, separated by oceans” Read More

But…didn’t they have contact…Egyptians and other Africans knew how to sail…no?

Exactly, Western scholars still fail to consider that indigenous Americans and Africans made contact while their genocidal ancestors still believed that if they sailed into the horizon they would drop.

No to mention similar architecture can be found throughout Africa. It is really not as isolated, I mean Igbo pyramids look like the ones above for example.

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“Every time you see another nation on the African continent become independent, you know that Marcus Garvey is alive.”

—   El Hajj Malik El Shabazz (Malcolm X)

“The mouth must not relate everything the eyes see.”

—    Benin, Nigeria, Togo, & Yoruba Proverb

5 African Proverbs to Live By

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  1. “A clean conscience makes a soft pillow.” — West African Proverb
  2. “Men’s wealth is countable by hand and remembered by heart.” — Somali Proverb
  3. “What can I do without other men, for when I arrived in this world I was in their hands, and going forward, shall I not be in their hands again?” —…

“Proverbs are the daughters of experience.”

—   Sierra Leone Proverb