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Chewa Proverb Collection

Kakadacepa, n'kuona msandulizo.
It is still very small, but first see the other side.
(It is important to realize the result of my actions before it has gone too far.)
Proverb No 250 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Abalye mbulu, balapalamana.
Those who eat monitor lizard (= follow the same particular customs) draw close to one another. (One must conform to the taste of the people one is with. Never go against people's customs when living amongst them.)
Abalebomba umulimo umo baalinga ukwampana pamo. (1.4)
Proverb No 12 collected by Frank Carey
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Our Aim: Empowering Christians in Zambia to face the challenges of contemporary and traditional cultures with openness and to encounter people of different Christian denominations, contemporary religious movements and religions.

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Lusaka (Bauleni, along Leopard's Hill Rd)/ Zambia


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