Sankofa Soft Cover Lined Writing Journal

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Adinkra are symbols that represent concepts.  Adinkra symbols are used extensively in fabrics, logos and pottery.  In addition, Adinkra symbols appear on some traditional Akan Gold weights.

 

Featured Journal:

Sankofa :  Learn from the past.  Sankofa is a word in the Twi language of Ghana that translates to “Go back and get it” and refers to the Adinkra symbol represented by a bird with its head turned backwards while its feet face forward carrying a precious egg in its mouth.  Symbolizes that we need to learn from the past if we want to improve our future.

 

Other Adinkra Symbol

Dwannimmen – Symbol of humility and strength.  Signifies modesty but toughness in character

Odo Nnyew -“Love never loses its way home.”  The power of love.

Gye Nyame – God is Omnipotent.  Symbolizes the supremacy and power of God over all aspects of life & creations.

 

 

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