(Photo Courtesy )
Fig tree commonly known as Mugumo tree has different cultural beliefs among the 47 counties in Kenya. The falling of Mugumo tree in Kiambu county has brought panic and confusion among the people and elders. It is believed that the falling of a fig tree in the region symbolizes something important that might have a positive or negative impact on people.
Based on this mythical belief, people were able to share contrary opinions on the issue. Two years ago a similar tree an NTV journalist in Kenya covered a story of a mysterious falling and rising of a fig tree in the region. However, some linked the falling of the fig tree to be a warning from angry ancestors about the Building Bridges Initiative being forced down to the people of Kenya.
What do you think about cultural believes about some in society, are they usually true
Content created and supplied by: 54shots (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More