Do you wear waist beads? What are those?
Kini ileke idi?
I don't wear this jewlary, but a lot of women from Nigeria and another countries in the world do to stress their beauty. In Nigeria it is a symbol of rich people, money and femininity, spiritual wealth. This accessorize came to Nigeria from Egipet. The evidences of this aspect are Egiption images of ansient people. Waits beads can have different design. Classical and with gemstones. Some women put waist beads under the clothes, another on. Girls in Namibia first put them, when they became adult.
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