Vha Tswana

©Dr Peter Magubane
Vha Tswana ndi tshipida tsha ma Sotho, hune ha vha na zwithu zwiraru— Basotho (Southern Sotho), Pedi (Northern Sotho), na Tswana (Western Sotho). Divhazwakale ya vha Tswana ndi vhathu vhe vha vha vha tshi dzula dzi thavhani, na vha Vha Sotho.

Ubva vhukati ha 1800 vhuhosi vhunzhi ha ma Sotho kha dzi thavha dza western ha thoma u di vhidza tshipida tsha zwigwada zwa vha Tswana hangei Bechuanaland (zwino ndi Botswana). Ho vha huna zwithu zwinzhi zwine zwa vha uri zwo fhambana, nzulelo ya midi mvelo na vha Tswana vhanzhi vhane vha kha di vha hone na namusi.

Marriage in Tswana Society

Uya nga ha sialala mufumakadzi wa u thoma wa munna uvha o tou ambiselwa; arali atshi nga kona u swikelela u mala vhafumakadzi nga vhavhili havha vhanwe...more

Rural Life of the Tswana People

Madzulo a ma Tswana ndi one ane avha uri ha ngo doweleya Afrika tshipembe ngauri o hula nga ndila ya vhudi, mvelelo kha zwinwe zwipida zwa hune vha dzula hone...more

Status in Tswana Society

Mbeu na minwaha ndi vhuimo hune ndi kale hu hone kha tshitshavha tsha maTswana. Kale zwo vha zwi tshiitwa nga ndila nnzhi: vhanna na vhafumakadzi vha vhewa kule na kule nga...more

The Diversification of the Tswana

Ndi zwithu zwituku zwine zwa divhea nga ha vha Tswana na vhubvo havho kha fhethu ha vha Sotho hune namusi ma Tswana vho no vha tshipida tshavho. Uya nga ha vhubvo ha sialala...more

Tswana Social Organisation

Namusi ma Tswana anga khethekanywa abva zwipida zwo vhalaho - zwi tshi khou ubva kha u tenda mulayo ya Botswana kana Afrika Tshipembe - vhuhosi, hune u hula ha hone...more