Totems are a central part of many indigenous religions. They are natural objects, such as animals, plants, or inanimate objects, that are believed to have a spiritual connection with a particular group of people. Totems can be used to represent a group’s ancestry, history, or beliefs. They can also be used to provide guidance and […]
Various reasons why totems are no longer respected today
Generally, there’s a Christian/religious misconception that if you follow and respect totems you are worshipping the dark forces/pagan gods.
What is the history of totems?
In English, the word totem was introduced in 1791 by a British merchant and translator who gave it a false meaning in the belie
Functions of totems
Functions of totems in Zimbabwe: They are the basis of social identity. They don’t only identify people socially but also historically and culturally….