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    Famous Adinkra Symbols - The Fawohodie Symbol

    “For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others…….” - Nelson Mandela [caption id="attachment_3623" align="alignnone" width="200" caption="The Fawohodie Symbol"][/caption] The famous fawohodie adinkra symbol stands for independence. It can also mean freedom and emancipation. It comes from the expression: Fawodhodie ene obre na enam. Literal translation: "Independence comes with its responsibilities." Find more articles about African culture, traditions and symbols on our Free Articles page. Check out a huge selection of affordable African products by clicking on the links below! Click here to find out HOW TO START YOUR OWN BUSINESS selling African products!
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