Adinkra Symbols (Left to Right) 1. GYE NYAME: Except for God--Supremacy of God 2. NNI AWU: Do not Kill--Respect Life 3. FUNTUNFUNEFU DENKYEMFUNEFU: Siamese Crocodiles--Democracy 4. NYA AKOKOODURO: Have Heart--Courage 5. KAE ME: Remember me--Sankofa 6. AKOMA NTOSO: Linked Hearts--Understanding and Agreement 7. HWE MU DUA: Measuring Stick--Examination 8. SANKOFA: Return and get it--Learn from the Past 9. NSOROMMA: Child of the Heavens--Guardianship
Chiku Awali's 2009 Extravaganza held at Rockland Community College in Suffern, New York, features dancers ages three through adults. Special guests include the Rockland Camerata, Hiram Colón and Chloe Ford.
DVD - Dance Extravaganza 2008
Chiku Awali's 2008 Extravaganza held at the Riverspace in Nyack, New York, features dancers ages 3 through adults. Special guests include Restoration Dance Theatre Company from Brooklyn, NY and one of Chiku Awali's Tap Dance instructors, Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards.
Rites of Passage 2009, September 12, 2009
Five young men experience the journey of the Rites of Passage.