About mbira

The mbira is an African musical instrument,
traditional to the Shona people of Zimbabwe.
they have played mbira from long time before.
they have played mbira for pray to ancesteral spirits and nature spirits.

It consists of a wooden board with attached metal keys,
played by holding the instrument in the hands and flip the keys with the thumbs and index finger.

shona people say
“if we need rain,
we play mbira and pray to spirits,
then,we will receive rain.
if someone have serious disease,
we play mbira and pray to spirits,
then,that person will be cured.
if we have problems,
we play mbira and pray to spirits,
then,spirits will give us answer and direction for going.”

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