Kwanzaa is celebrated between the day after Christmas and New Year’s Day. This terrific site from Scholastic (opens in new tab) explains what Kwanzaa is and how it is celebrated. There is a lengthy description of the candles used as symbols for the holiday. The colors of the candles have specific meanings and represent the seven principles of Kwanzaa. Find recipes, videos, and a slideshow that will help you appreciate this special holiday.
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