Category: Adinkra Virtues

  • Dan

    Adinkra yendidi pii nsi dan. English One cannot both feast and become rich.

  • Nton

    The self or spiritual determinants of an individual No aCdinkra ntoCn Adinkra Nton Adinkra Virtue 1 sankcfa Sankofa Wisdom 2 pECmpamsiE Pempamsie Understanding 3 aCdinkrahECnEC Adinkrahene Mercy 4 damEC damEC Dame Dame Judgement 5 NamEC biribi wc soCroC Nyame Biribi Wo Soro Beauty 6 cwc foCroC adoCbe Owo Foro Adobe Victory 7 nECa onnim noC […]

  • Kokosakyi

    Adinkra kckcsaCQi si ctoC nEC kosua wc soCroC, efiri se bcmmcfoCc hoC ye hu. Akan Kokosakyi si oto ne kosua wo soro, efiri se bommofuo ho ye hu. English Though I am not edible, “says the vulture, “yet I nurse my eggs in the branches of a tall tree because man is hard to be […]

  • Afuru bom

    Adinkra funtunfunEfu nEC denQemfunEfu, wcn aCfuru bom nansoC woCrECdidi a na wcrECkoC, Efiri se aCduanEC de yetEC noC wc mECnECtwitwiE mu. Akan Funtunfunefu ne denkyemfunefu won afuru bom nanso woredidi a na woreko, efiri se adauane de yete no wo menetwitwie mu.

  • Freedom and Justice

  • Faith

  • Unity

    English “The teeth and tongue fight to get food into the same stomach” – Ghanaian proverb.

  • Harmony

    Adinkra EfiE reSEC a, mbarima nkoC. English Two men in a burning house must not stop to argue.

  • Enam obi so

    Adinkra enam obi soC na obi ye yiE. English It’s always through the help of someone that you get somewhere.