Vha Ntwana

© Dr Peter Magubane
Naho vha tshi wela kha vha Sotho vha vhubvaduvha, hu tendiwa uri vha Ntwana vha bva kha vha Tswana (western Sotho) vhubvo. U nga kona u vha tevhela u swika kha vha Kwarrielaagte nga1903, vha Ntwana vho vha vha tshi dzula vha tshi khou bva kha vhupo vha tshi khou ya kha vhunwe, vha tshi khou tangana na zwinwe zwigwada. Ndi nga musi khosi ya MaNdebele Mzilikazi atshi dzhenela zwigwada zwa he ha vha hu Transvaal nga centuary ya vhu 19 he vha Ntwana, vha tshi khou toda u tsireledziwa, vha thoma u tutuwedziwa nga vha Sotho, nga maanda vha Pedi.

Marriage in Ntwana Society

Mbingano vhukati ha vha Ntwana asi zwithu zwa muthu muthihi zwi kwama zwigwada, hu ya itiwa zwithu zwa vhukuma nga u divhadza mashaka....more

Ntwana Homesteads

Madzulo a Kwarrielaagte o vha tshi sumbedza uvha na mvumbo na u farana ha tshitshavha na vhuthihi vhukati ha vha Ntwana....more

Ntwana Rites of Passage

Mushumo wa vhafumakadzi wa vha Ntwana na vho mme u vhonala nga u shanduka kha zwine vha ambara zwone zwa sialala....more

The Ntwana People of South Africa

Kwarrielaagte Mpumalanga Afrika tshipembe ndi kusi kwa vha Ntwana. Ho dzhiiwaho kha mabulasi a vha tshena u thomani ha centuary henei, Kwarrielaagte's architectural configuration...more

The Ntwana Women

Vhafumakdzi vhanzhi vha ya kona u sumbedza u shanduka ha maitele a vha Ntwana. Zwiambaro zwavho, zwishumiswa zwine vha ita na mishumo ine vha iita ya tshithu zwi ya sumbedza uri sialala vha ya i fara vhukuma...more

Traditional Beliefs of the Ntwana

Kha vha Ntwana, mvula asi tshone tshithu tshine tsha vhonala tshine tsha vha vha na mirafho. I dovha ya vha tsumbo ya usumbedza uri u nga beba na tsumbo ya uri mupo na vhathu vha na mulalo....more