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#AfricaLookUp Cultural Exchange Evening

August 13 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Join us for a captivating evening dedicated to the rich tapestry of cultures and their historic relationship with the skies. Through diverse artistic expressions including storytelling, music, dance, and poetry, we delve into the timeless wisdom of indigenous knowledge.

This gathering is more than just a celebration; it’s a journey of discovery and connection. As we come together beneath the vast African skies, we honor our shared humanity and the profound bond we hold with the cosmos. Each story shared, and each dance performed is a testament to the enduring spirit of our collective heritage.

At the heart of this event lies a deep reverence for indigenous wisdom. From the celestial navigation techniques of ancient seafarers to the intricate star maps passed down through generations, these cultural narratives offer invaluable insights into our place in the universe.

As we revel in the beauty of cultural exchange, we invite you to bring forth the treasures of your own heritage. Let us weave together a vibrant mosaic of traditions, celebrating the diversity that enriches our shared experience.

This evening is a celebration of unity, of the threads that bind us as one human family. Join us under the African skies as we embrace the wisdom of our ancestors and chart a course toward a brighter, more connected future.

Together, let us honor the legacy of indigenous knowledge and celebrate the beauty of cultural diversity.

To reserve your seats, book your free tickets here.

Further details will be shared in due course as we prepare to embark on this unforgettable journey of discovery and connection.

We invite you to participate in our cultural showcase event, celebrating the diverse connections between various cultures and astronomy. Whether through storytelling, song, dance, or other creative expressions, we welcome you to share how astronomy is interwoven with your cultural heritage. This event will be held during the IAU-GA.

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Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.quicket.co.za/events/268481-africalookup-cultural-exchange-evening/#/

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.quicket.co.za/events/268481-africalookup-cultural-exchange-evening/#/