Kinara's can be purchased online in a variety of styles and price ranges.
You can also opt to make one to display in your home for $75 or under, depending on what materials you have handy. Remember not to go in debt when celebrating Kwanzaa by following the sixth principle - CREATIVITY (Kuumba) .
7 Copper cylinders under $1 each
Michaels Craft Store
Wood letters under $5 per package
Flat wooden circles under $4 per package
Wooden wheels under $5 per package
Acrylic Paint - one 2 oz bottle under $5
Package of straw under $5
E6000 transparent glue under $8
ROSS Dress For Less
Wood Stump found in kitchen goods for under $7
Bamboo Place Mats - Package of 4 under $6
7 Candles under $3 each
If you're in the mood for a crafting project you might find it empowering to create/build your signature Kinara to pass down through generations.
1. Visualize what yours might look like
2. Check online for ideas
3. Purchase a Kinara online
Finding a Kinara to celebrate Kwanzaa might be a challenge since most retailers don't recognize the celebration. The most popular way to celebrate Kwanzaa is displaying a Kinara (candle holder) to represent the seven principles during the 7 days of Kwanzaa.
Within 3 days I built up a signature Kinara to display during Kwanzaa December 26th through January 1st. My craft list below photos.....
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