Charamba charamba, pfuma yamai haikanirwi.

Word definitions

kana: quarrel violently


What has failed has failed; there can be no dispute over a mother’s wealth.


Traditionally, when a woman dies all her belongings go to her family of origin.


Sometimes we just have to accept that something has been unsuccessful, or won’t work. There is no point in keeping on trying to fix it.

Similar Proverbs

1. Chakona chakona, amai havaroodzwi.

2. Zvikoni zvikoni, mimba haibvi negosoro.