Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Dziwe la Nkhalamba, Mulanje
Wow! This beautiful picture by Menno Welling, an archaeologist with Catholic University in Malawi.
Heavenly and looking so cool,calm and collected. Myths has it that a "lucky" one would see an elderly man with white hair and a small beard in the pool. Others talk of "ancestral spirits" leaving brand new robe-like clothes and material on the rocks way back then. Such encounters definitely no longer happen although some traditional healers believe a certain rock there is a door to a different astral realm housing a royal family and beautiful place. These beliefs versus science. What a contrast!!!
Tracing footsteps to lead me home
Greetings from the Warm Heart Africa, Malawi.
I'm a Malawian journalist who grew up in many countries including South Africa, Belgium, then West Germany, UK, Washington DC and New York in the US and I love New York.
Trying to come up with the production of my life and by compiling some of my 1000 poems into a book called ‘Tracing Footsteps’ to lead me Home with excellent photography.
I also plan to film award winning documentaries based on the history of this ancient land called Malawi and the mysteries of Sapitwa and the Sirius star.
.....watch this space.