Get creative with adinkra symbols

Have you ever wondered about the unusual patterns that feature on the wrappers of Divine Chocolate bars? These special pictures are called adinkra symbols - traditional decorations that are still popular in Ghana today.

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Our Pa Pa Paa LIVE webcast service has a video about adinkra symbols made by the children of Fairtrade cocoa farmers in Ghana, a great way to complement your adinkra decorating activity. The Ghanaian children talk about adinkras and drawing their favourite symbols.

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