Image: PANGAIAN WILDS by Daniel Mirante. Thanks Daniel!
Tuesday, August 12, 2008
West African Wisdom: Adinkra Symbols
AYA, "fern" symbol of endurance and resourcefulness. The fern is a hardy plant that can grow in difficult places. "An individual who wears this symbol suggests that he has endured many adversities and outlasted much difficulty." (Willis, The Adinkra Dictionary)