The Shona are exceedingly rich in proverbs. Proverbs are a cherished and interesting part of their oral literature.
Translation When you consume an ox, let it be the one you acquired through your own labour; that from your … Read more
Translation Take two knobkerries with you when pursuing a hare, so that when one misses the other will strike. Application … Read more
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Shungu is the voice behind zimboriginal.com. She has a restless hand and a penchant for discovery. Her upbringing is fairly balanced between an urban and rural setting. The urban - pretty basic and spent almost entirely in boarding school. The rural - not so glorious and filled with all the dreaded chores that come with keeping a rural homestead going. Shungu is a qualified chartered management accountant and currently lives in Harare, Zimbabwe. Learn more.