Seven Principles of Kwanzaa

General objective of this lecture is to present on Seven Principles of Kwanzaa. Kwanzaa is a unique African American celebration with focus on the traditional African values of family, community responsibility, commerce and self improvement. Seven principles are: day 1: Umoja means unity; day 2: Kujichagulia means self-determination; day 3: Ujima means working together; day 4: Ujamaa means supporting each other; day 5: Nia means purpose; day 6: Kuumba means creativity; day 7. Imani means faith, especially faith in ourselves.