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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kola_nut

The kola nut is the fruit of the kola tree, a genus (Cola) of trees that are native to the tropical ... Kola nuts are an important part of the traditional spiritual practice of culture and religion in West Africa, particularly Niger, Nigeria and Liberia.

www.igboguide.org/HT-chapter8.htm

Kola nut is an important tradition in Igbo culture. This chapter explains insights into Igbo culture and language and includes pictures and live conversations.

www.afrostylemag.com/ASM8/the_kola_nut.html

Kola nut is the seed kernel of a large African tree grown commercially around ... and in important life events such as weddings, naming ceremonies, funerals and  ...

eng2dchinuaachebe.blogspot.com/2011/04/kola-nut-ceremony.html

Apr 25, 2011 ... The Kola-nut ceremony is when a kola-nut is broken as part of a prayer that is supposed to take place at the start of a celebration. Breaking the ...

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This lesson is an analysis of the ceremonial and symbolic significance of the kola nut in Chinua Achebe's 'Things Fall Apart'. In Igbo culture, the...

kaleidoscope.igbonet.com/culture/kolanutseries/jukaegbu

Another consideration that brings out the kola symbolism is the question of the rightful person to break it. Is it the youngest or eldest in any given gathering?

www.academia.edu/8229386/THE_SYMBOLISM_OF_KOLANUT_IN_IGBO_COSMOLOGY_A_RE-EXAMINATION

Again, the study of Igbo culture as many have done, rarely gives an indepth knowledge on the concept, roles and symbolism of kolanut as one of the sacred ...

www.vanguardngr.com/2012/04/what-is-this-about-kolanut-in-igboland

Apr 12, 2012 ... Importance of kola nut in Igbo land. Kola nut is so important in the life of the Igbo to the extent that poetry of kola nut breaks the day for a typical ...

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Dec 5, 2010 ... Kolanut is one unique symbol that has stood valuable in the midst of the whole tribes of Nigeria. It is largely cultivated in the west, consumed in ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-significance-of-kola-nuts-in-Things-Fall-Apart-by-Chinua-Achebe

Kolanut represents a symbol of hospitality in Igbo culture- the people things fall apart is centred on. An Igbo man will present kola when you visit his house and from ...