Batswana on cultural renaissance

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Batswana seem to be on a cultural renaissance. This is best displayed by the recent high number of cultural activities undertaken across the country.

The activities range from bogwera, initiation ceremonies and dikgafela, which is an old tradition of celebrating a bumper harvest.  During such celebrations, the importance of culture is always emphasised.  As custodians of culture, traditional leaders, Dikgosi, play a major role in such activities.

 Last month Batlokwa held dikgafela at their headquarters in Tlokweng.  This is an event that Batlokwa have been commemorating for quite some time.

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