The Duafe symbol depicts a wooden comb. It is a symbol of femininity, as well as love and care. It also represents good hygiene and being well groomed.
What does Aya mean in African?
This month’s African Symbol is an adinkra symbol called Aya. This symbol represents a fern and is a symbol of “endurance, independence, defiance against difficulties, hardiness, perseverance, and resourcefulness.”
What is the adinkra symbol for creativity?
Ananse Ntontan (a-NAN-Si N-ton-TAN) literally means Spider’s Web. It is a symbol of wisdom, creativity, and the complexities of life.
What does Gye Nyame means?
Gye Nyame, meaning “except for God,” symbolizes God’s omnipotence through the knowledge that people should not fear anything except for God.