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The Gĩkũyũ marriage

Amos Kiriro

The Gĩkũyũ marriage

simplified

by Amos Kiriro

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Published by Sasa Sema in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kikuyu (African people),
  • Marriage customs and rites

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmos K. Kĩrĩro
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT433.545.K55 K57 2011+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 68 p. ;
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25331659M
    ISBN 109966361456
    ISBN 109789966361455
    LC Control Number2012311379

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Kikuyu or Gikuyu (Gikuyu: Gĩkũyũ) is a language of the Bantu family spoken primarily by the Kikuyu people (Agĩkũyũ) of ing about 7 million (22% of Kenya's population), they are the largest ethnic group in Kenya.

Kikuyu is spoken in the area between Nyeri and Nairobi. The GĪkūyū Centre for Cultural Studies Blog is its main forum of expression – a metaphysical, virtual “Thingira”. The Gīkūyū Documentation Centre is housed by the Francis Mwangi Memorial Library, a Community Library in honor of the late Mwalimu Francis Mwangi Gathondu of Gakindu Mūkūrwe-inī, Nyeri.

Mwalimu Francis’ book collection throughout his service as a. Originally written in Gĩkũyũ, I Will Marry When I Want is a play authored by Ngũgĩ wa Thiongo’o and Ngũgĩ wa Mĩriĩ. The play portrays life in pre- and post independence Kenya, and brings out The Gĩkũyũ marriage book suspicions local people held towards the missionaries and imperialists, whom they saw as wielding the Bible in one hand and the gun in the other.

The book examines the Gĩkũyũ people of Kenya, their traditional cosmology and worship, taking the Mũgumo (Ficus natalensis / Ficus thonningii), a sacred tree among the Gĩkũyũ, as the key to. A Basic Sketch Grammar of Gĩkũyũ Edited by Robert Englebretson With Wambũi Mũringo Wa-Ngatho, Language Consultant A Special Issue of Rice Working Papers in Linguistics Volume VI July This volume serves as the capstone project of the Field Methods course at File Size: 4MB.

Gĩkũyũ had to sacrifice to god (Mwene Nyaga or Ngai) to get husbands for the daughters. In a folk story collected by Cagnolo () entitled “daughter of the Son”, it is implied that Kikuyu men could make a decision to go out and raise their status by marrying the daughter of the Sun.

The Kikuyu (also Agĩkũyũ/Gĩkũyũ) are a Bantu ethnic group inhabiting Central a population of 8, as ofthey account for % of the total population of Kenya making them the largest ethnic group in Kenya. The term Kikuyu is derived from the Swahili form of the word Gĩkũyũ.

Gĩkũyũ means "large sycamore (mũkũyũ) tree".". Hence Agĩkũyũ in the Kikuyu. Full Description:" The Southern Kikuyu Before gives motivation to analyze information and is also useful when criticizing plots; or it is a well-written section if the character is properly designed, if the narrative sounds innocent, etc.

If you ever have the opportunity to discuss the book with others, you will be able to clearly tell their views, as you have taken the time to really. One of the great resource books on the Gĩkũyũ people is a little known book of just 59 pages by none other than Jomo Kenyatta, the author of the more famous and more comprehensive “Facing Mount Kenya”.The little book was first published in and seems to have been a preparation for the later more comprehensive thesis.

What is Kikuyu. You might ask, Kikuyu: [Gĩkũyũ vocalized as [ɣēkōjó]) is a language of the Bantu family spoken primarily by the Kikuyu people (Agĩkũyũ) of Kenya, Numbering about 6 million (22% of Kenya's population)].

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It means the place of asking. Thus, around the sacred Mũgumo, Gĩkũyũ would ask, request, implore, thank and invite God for help or blessings. Especially around Mount Kenya forest, a lot of people use herbal medicine. Gachatha explains how in other parts of Gĩkũyũ, the tree is used for medicine ( –).

Cited by: 7. Metaphors of Gĩkũyũ Marriage Negotiations. Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy. 21 st – 23 rd June, Metaphors Used in the Commodification of Kenyan women. Lancaster, UK, 4 th – 7 th July, Research - Metaphors of Hate Speech - The Language Used in Campaigning Against HIV/AIDs - Life as A Day, A Gikuyu World View.

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Revisiting "Woman-Woman Marriage": Notes on Gikuyu Women the Gĩkũyũ language provides a description that does not separate the act from the process, but also, and more importantly, that. Gikuyu Marriage (simplified) by Amos K. Kiriro. ISBN: SKU: This is a simplified and contextualised booklet on the dowry process among the Agikuyu.

This is the play that was responsible for Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o being detained without trial (which was the impetus behind his book entitled Detained: A Writer’s Prison Diary), and Ngũgĩ wa Mĩriĩ being driven into exile in Zimbabwe, and ultimately being banned by the neocolonial government of Kenya.

I Will Marry When I Want proved so powerful, not only because of the wonderful story, but. Kikuyu Traditional Marriage Ceremony The dowry payment is a series of events that takes a lifetime. The first event is ” kumenya mucii” which means to get to know the bride’s home.

Two fattened rams known as “Ndurume” is given to the bride’s family as an indication that the bride is about to get married. books — 42 voters Quotes Tagged “Kikuyu” “Why the Kikuyu, who personally have so little fear of death, should be so terrified to touch a corpse, while the white people, who are afraid to die, handle the dead easily, I do not know.During these wanderings, I have collected a number of books which I believe could be of help to anyone who, like me, is interested in exploring our origin and rich culture.

If that’s you, I welcome you to Kikuyuland Bookshelf: Wĩrute Gĩkũyũ. Marriage cases discussed by Catholic missionaries in Uganda at the turn of the twentieth century showcase considerable diversity in relationships between women and men. While these cases reflect the turbulence of the late nineteenth century, the history of marriage and divorce in the region since around CE demonstrates that diversity in Cited by: 3.