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Zulu traditional houses

Houses of Zulu are made with mud, grass, tree poles, and mud bricks. They used their hands and feet to build houses. In Zulu culture it was a man’s responsibility to build a house, but women also help to build the house. Although it was a man’s responsibility to build houses, a lot of houses […]

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Umcimbi Wokubongwa Kwentombi Ngabasemzini

Umcimbi wombongo ngokuqonywa kwensizwa Ziningi izinto ezenziwayo uma abantu ababili sebeqomene ngaphambi kokuthi baganane, njengokumiswa kweduku, okungenzeka kubo kantombazane noma kubo kamfana. Lapha sibheka umcimbi wombongo noma wokubongwa kwentombi ngokuthi isiqomile emzini othile. Lomcimbi wenziwa uma selimisiwe iduku eliwubufakazi bokuthi abantu baqomene futhi ukumiswa kweduku kwenzelwa ukuthi abantu asebeqomene baphumele obala kwaziwe nasendaweni ngabo. Izindawo […]

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Zulu Homestead Design

Contents 1 Background 2 Purpose behind this design / plan 3 Advantages 4 IsiZulu summary Background The Zulu people are a gifted tribe known for their creativity and ingenuity. They used natural resources for sustaining themselves with food, clothing and shelter, etc. One of the olden designs of a Zulu homestead takes a circular shape. […]

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Usiko Lokufakwa kwengane Esibongweni Sayo

Ngokwesiko lakwaZulu ingane etholelwe ekhaya abazali bayo bengagcagcile kumele ifakwe esibongweni sakubo ngokusemthethweni. Ngosuku lomgcagco kanina noyise, komalume wengane kuhlatshwa imbuzi kuthathwe inyongo yayo ichelwe ngayo, kushiswe impepho emsamo kubikwe emadlozini ukuthi ingane isiyaphuma isiya kubo kwayo. Ingane iphiwa izipho bese kuthathwa uhlangothi lwembuzi kuhanjwe nalo kuyiwe kubo kayise wengane. Abakubo kwengane bayihlangabeza esangweni nabo […]

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Ukuzigqaja

Eminyakeni lapho isizwe sisagcina amasiko ngendlela eyiyo, besiba nobudlelwano obubalekile nemvelo kanye nokwembethe umhlaba kanye nezilwane ezinhlobonhlobo. Izilwane zasekhaya zidlale indima enkulu kusikompilo lwesintu. Impilo yazozonke izinsuku ukuba khona kwesilwane ekhaya bekuba wusizo olukhulu. Lokhu phela sikuthola uma sibuka indlela ebekuphilwa ngayo, ebekudingeka khona inyama noma uhlabile ubikela amathongo okuyiwo abheke umuzi ukuba ungachitheki kujabule […]

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Ukuvuba Amasi Ngendlela Yakudala Emakhaya

Kudala amasi ayengathengwa esitolo njengoba sekwenziwa esikhathini samanje. Ayesengwa ekhaya ngoba kwakufuyiwe izinkomo zigcwele izibaya. Kwakuthi uma inkomo izele kujatshulwe ngoba kwakwaziwa ukuthi sekuzodliwa amasi okuyikona kudla okwakuthandwa kakhulu emandulo. Ukusenga Inkomo esengwayo yayingalali nethole esibayeni ngoba kwakwenzelwa ukuthi ubisi lube luningi uma sekusengwa, inkonyane lalilala lodwa. Osengayo wayevuka ekuseni akhiphe izinkomo azikhaphele eduze ngoba […]

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