Tag Archives: Kwanjula

Reflections in Juba – Lessons from my elders.

Some time later this year or early next year, God willing, my family will have a thanksgiving ceremony for our aging parents (they are well into their early eighties). When the idea came up from our eldest brother over the … Continue reading

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Looks Like Christmas

I have just returned to Juba, South Sudan from a two week break spent back home in Uganda. While home, I seized the opportunity to work on my garden and as days drew closer for little niece Linda’s tradional engagement ceremony – kwanjula that … Continue reading

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Engagement/Marriage Ugandan Style

Two weeks ago two friends with whom I fellowship in the Full Gospel Christian Businessmen’s Fellowship International in Bugolobi, Kampala, got engaged in a colorful traditional ceremony, popularly known here in Uganda as Kwanjula or Introduction. It was one of those rare occasions … Continue reading

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