CONTEST WINNERS: WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE TRADITIONAL FESTIVAL?

in hive-187593 •  5 months ago 

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In our just concluded contest, we had a series of great entries coming in. It was quite a joy to read all the entries and see some of the festivals that are celebrated around the world.

Here are the winners.

1ST PLACE

@ghanaba


"ODWIRA" MY FAVOURITE FESTIVAL


Odwira is celebrated by the Akuapems and other Akan groups such as the Akwamu. The festival is celebrated at the beginning of the Akan lunar calendar when falls between September and October. The main purpose of the odwira is to cleanse and purified the people and the land as the gods ushers them into the new season where foods are harvested......

2ND PLACE

@ghani12

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CONTEST : WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE TRADITIONAL FESTIVAL? by @ghani12


The festival of Shab-e-Barat is celebrated on the night before Muharram. It is the night when Muslims believe that God forgives all sins and people can do anything they want to, as they will be forgiven on this day.....

3RD PLACE

@prof2

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Contest || My Favorite Festival ||Akwasidae Festival || 14-05-2022||


During Akwasidae festival, the chiefs honor persons and community ancestors. A gathering occurs in which drumming, dancing and singing are a normal celebration to honor lesser gods and spiritually ancestors. The main food offered during the festival is mashed yam, garnished with hard-boiled eggs......

4TH PLACE

@ijelady


CONTEST : WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE TRADITIONAL FESTIVAL?


Oghu is a organ doctrine and it is been celebrated only in Igbo tribes, according to my late father, it started from Water, that is why it has a woman as the leader who does some of sacrifice before the celebration will start.....

5TH PLACE

@udyliciouz

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CONTEST : WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE TRADITIONAL FESTIVAL? || Calabar Carnival Festival|| by @udyliciouz


The calabar Carnival festival otherwise known as Nigerians'biggest street party is the festival you should not miss. This festival is one of it kind and every member of the community as well as state and country do travel down to the city where this carnival is celebrated so as to witnessed it and as well participate in the carnival. Thousands of tourists also visit the state because of this carnival......

The various steem prizes have been sent to the winners from our SBD rewards.


RANKPRIZE
1st10 Steem
2nd8 Steem
3rd6 Steem
4th4 Steem
5th2 Steem

Thank you to all our other participants


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@njaywan.

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Thank you so much @steem-ghana community it means a lot to me i will take part in other week contest as well. Good luck to everyone and congratulations to @ghanaba ,@prof2 ,@ijelady and ,@udyliciouz .

Congratulations to all selected post authors for the marvelous work and showing us what festivals actually entails when it comes to their favorite.

Congratulations to all winners 🏆

Congratulations to all the winners, am grateful @steem-ghana

Congrats to us all.

Congratulations steemians . Your effort worth this rewards

  ·  5 months ago (edited)

Thank you @steem-ghana. I appreciate it. Looking forward gor the next contest. congratulations to other winners and any other who participated.