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Nyame’s Gold

The luminous life force, Nyame, is primal fire—the light and splendor of the cosmos. Our individual kra (soul) is the spark of Nyame within us—the eternal, never dying, immortal part of us. We are all connected to Nyame’s kra through our own kra. According to Eva Meyerowitz in The Sacred State of the Akan, to the Akan, gold is the symbol of the kra of Nyame. Gold found in the ground was called “kra sika,” soul’s gold. This makes me wonder about the story of gold on this planet and the theme of this blog: returning the gold to the earth. Think of all the legends about the...

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