BuKalanga gears up for Luswingo Cultural Festival

Updated: October 6, 2016

WHEN: 29 OCTOBER 2016luswingo-fest-logo

Time: 0800hrs kudza kuyedza

WHERE: LUSWINGO HERITAGE SITE, Tokwana village, Bulilima

Admission: Freee – Ndlanizwenyu

Transport: Arrangements will be made for buses to ferry people from Plumtree Town at very subsidized fares.

Spring is known as a season which heralds summer, with the trees blossoming to clothe the environment with a colorful swathe of blooms and flowers, cicadas panctuating the air with their beutiful music and rain birds beginning their rain calls and dances.

BaKalanga will also, this spring, celebrate their language and cultural heritage as a people with a pilgrimage to the Luswingo heritage site on the occassion of the Luswingo Kalanga Festival. Various ctivities will take place including Lubahhe, mayedziso, traditional dances, Rhumba, Poetry, Traditional food shows and sales, cultural artifacts and curios shows and sales as well as a GUIDED TOUR OF THE LUSWINGO HERITAGE SITE!

The Luswingo festival is part of various activities and festivals by the Kalanga language and Cultural Development Association (KLCDA) which are aimed at promoting the revival and growth of TjiKalanga Language and Culture as well as celebrating our identity and heritage.

Learn more about Luswingo Heritage Site here

 

For more information, please call Thamani +263 772 321 575, Lydia +263 772 899 133 and  Ntando +263775962762

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