One Finger Cannot Pick a Stone

A Commission for Noorderlicht Foundation / African Studies Centre

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Bugum, The Fire Festival of Prophet
Iddrisu Abukari
Tohazie, The Grandfather of Dagbon K
Mr Glass
Gundo Naa, The Granddaughter of Kach
Gundonaa Samata Abudu
God is Everywhere
Shahadu Aliu with Issah Amina
A Patient Person Gets to Occupy …
Alhassan Ilham
Who Sees His Own ?
Kunkomlana Abdulai Yakubu
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God is Everywhere

The Dagomba traditionally worship the gods and the ancestors through the land priest, the Tindana. Islam was introduced into Dagbon kingdom in the 18th century. This image attempts to visually represent this unique Islamo-Dagomba culture, the bedrock of society, through a series of interconnected symbols and icons.