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What does red and white sangoma beads mean?

White beads show that someone is a sangoma and red ones represent a type of spirit called iNjomane.” They were a sign of spirits that someone had. “Wearing a variety of colours showed that one had all the spirits that the colours represented.”

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Also question is, what is the meaning of white beads?

“When beads become a part of dream, white beads are a reflection of devotion, spiritual growth and compassion” The people of southern Africa are known to wear beads around their neckline, representing the symbol to assist the spirits.

what do black and white beads mean? Lokai bracelets (mylokai.com) consist of clear beads and also have one white and black bead on each side. The black bead contains mud from the Dead Sea. The white bead contains water from Mount Everest. The black bead symbolizes staying hopeful when you've hit a low point.

In respect to this, why do sangomas wear beads?

"They wear beads around the neck to represent the helping spirits. When they are fully trained they will wear full bracelets and anklets that show their status within the Sangoma order [9]. The beads also produce sound during dance that adds to the rhythm of the drum. They wear white beads in their hair as well."

What does it mean to dream of beads?

Beads. Beads within your dream generally mean that you need to go back to nature in order to gain the answers to your spiritual questions about your own development. Beads are associated with stones of the Earth. Encountering any bead within your dream symbolizes magnificent spiritual connections.

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