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KWANZAA
December 26-January 1

NGUZO SABA
"The Seven Principles" of KWANZAA

Seven basic values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing family, community and culture among African American people as well as Africans throughout the world African community.
DAY ONE
December 26
UMOJA
"Unity"
To strive for and maintain unity in the family, community, nation and race.
DAY TWO
December 27
KUJICHAGULIA
"Self-Determination"
To define ourselves, name ourselves, create for ourselves and speak for ourselves.
DAY THREE December 28
UJIMA
"Collective Work and Responsibility"
To build and maintain our community together and make our brother's and sister's problems our problems and to solve them together.
DAY FOUR December 29
UJAMAA
"Cooperative Economics"
To build and maintain our own stores, shops and other businesses and to profit from them together.
DAY FIVE December 30
NIA
"Purpose"
To make our collective vocation the building and developing of our community in order to restore our people to their traditional greatness.
DAY SIX
December 31
KUUMBA
"Creativity"
To do always as much as we can, in the way we can, in order to leave our community more beautiful and beneficial than we inherited it.
DAY SEVEN
January 01
IMANI
"Faith"
To believe with all our heart in our people, our parents, our teachers, our leaders and the righteousness and victory of our struggle.

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