- published: 18 Aug 2010
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The Gbomai Bestman Foundation, a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to decreasing maternal and infant mortality, travels annually to Liberia. This year's trip included a learning case study in Kolahun, Lofa County on the culture of pregnancy among young Liberian girls utilizing various traditional and non traditional research methods.
Drums are wonderful instrument, and they have beautiful sound. In Liberia drums are very important in peoples daily life. We use drums in many different ways, we have drums, which are used for sending massages to the people in town or some time to send massage to the next village, and there are drums for ceremonies like weddings or naming ceremonies and there are also drums for social activities.....Welcome to the sounds of Liberia with Rev. Philip Blamo.
This video documentary showcases the two Liberias, just as it has been for centuries. Unity in a Nation with a foundation of Divide, will be a Herculean if not a Sisyphean task. We must excavate the Past to formalize a solution for the Future. We must become aware that we are Africans and Blacks living in Africa. All men are created equal. God Bless. (Liberia History and Culture). (S. Weah)
A true taste of proper Liberian Culture in Voinjama, Lofa County during the 164th Independence Anniversary of Liberia. I felt completely restored being a part of this once more as Samuel Jacobs provides some background information for my friend and brother Matthew Green while he was recording.
Liberian music, Liberian traditional music, grebo music
5 St sinkor Monrovia Liberia