Who invented the holiday called Kwanzaa?

Answer According to the official Kwanzaa website, Dr. Maulana Karenga founded the seven-day holiday. Karenga, who is a professor of Africana Studies at California State University, Long Beach, created the... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Who invented the holiday called Kwanzaa

What is a Kwanzaa candelabra called?

The candelabra used in the seven-day festival of Kwanzaa is called a "kinara." The kinara holds seven candles to represent the Seven Principles of Kwanzaa: unity, self-determination, collective wor... Read More »

What is the kwanzaa candle holder called?

The Kwanzaa candle holder is called a Kinara. It must have a place for seven candles, representing the seven principles of Kwanzaa. Three red candles go on the left, three green on the right, and a... Read More »

What is the candle holder used for Kwanzaa celebrations called?

The candle used during the Kwanzaa celebration is called a Kinara--pronounced kEEnara. The Kinara holds seven candles, three red on the left, three green on the right, and a single black candle in ... Read More »

Is there a book by john steinbeck called"holiday"?

John Steinbeck never penned a novel entitled "Holiday." However, Steinbeck was hired to write for "Holiday," a travel magazine. Between 1954 and 1961, 10 Steinbeck articles were featured in the pub... Read More »