3 Oct 2014

Soko Murehwa

Posted by K Chikuse

Maita

Zvaitwa, ;
Soko yangu yiyi
Maita Marovahombe
Mwana webveni

Zvaitwa Tateguru
Zvaitwa Wagutahuzamura
Maita zvenyu Vari
VaGurusvusvu
Vana vaGurumwandira

Maita VaRisinamhapa
VaNhambatsva
Vachitamba neruwere
Vamahobi anenge rihwa

Zvaitwa Mukuruvara
Mushonganamawere
Kuziva zvenyu, VaNhombatsva
Mvurume

Maita Mwana
muranganepfumo

Vane meso anoendaenda
kunge zangira remukaka

Maita VaJena
Chirongo changu chichi
Vane kufamba kunenge kukavira nyimo
Kutizira kuchinge kudyara nzungu
Makudzagwara
Vanorarama nezvokuba

Maita Vari Mandiya
Vari Kaporomondo
Zvaitwa WaBveni
Wakakumba dzose netsombori
nehwenya
nohowa
matunduru namatamba
Vana
VaKanorimona
mhanza ichipenya
semheni yemvura yemunhurukwa
Vorutovatova
Pambambarize maiti mobviswa, maiti “Ndofira pano”
Pamasvosve maitakura chara negumbo

Muchinamira ruware somunobika kana kupakura sadza

Mava pashongwe, mokarara, mukono waTingini
wakabva Mahumwi
kwakarera mukanwa nemunyu
Vane vhudzi risingapumhwi
VaMushambanezhizha

Zvaitwa Mwana waTingini
ari Mahumwi
anokwira Rupara nemeno

Hekani Chirongo
Aiwa zvaitwa
Zvaonekwa Mugagami

vervet money – The animal celebrated in the nhetembo of the Soko clan is, however, the baboon
One spoken about because of his fame, good or ill
The praise refers to the small baboons on sentry which give the alarm to the rest when danger is approaching. Many hills are called Nharira – look out posts
center, focus, head, assembly point, e.g for a heap of things[/tippy ]changu chichi
Mune ruvara rusina vamwe

Zvaitwa to mix, e.g flour. the praise refers possibly to a sociable temperament or social behavior observed in baboons

is a place in the north where baboons originated. Other names for it are Kapiri kaVaManhenga and Kaporomondo.
According to Chidziwa, the Shawasha were known by a nickname VeKaPfumojena because they used to make large spears, white in color, for war.
one who walks with a measured, majestic tread e.g applied to female baboons burdened with young
Nzvere, son of Mhembere, son of Chitezvi, son of Chirimuuta, son of Derere, son of tingini. He had 12 sons and his favorite of two of them, Gutu and Mashonganyika, in the matter of the disposal of his concubines, was the cause of bitter fighting between the brothers
the sister of Derere, the first mbonga of the Soko clan. She is only recognized by the people of hinamhora now. Chidziwa refersto the gona (charm containing magical substances, often in the form of a horn) called Magumbatya, which Derere inherited from his forefathers Tumbudu, Nemango and Tingini. This gona was used in the deliberations to go to Hwedza. VaHunye would have kept this gona on her person

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5 Responses to “Soko Murehwa”

  1. At least give us a bit background of the totem…tho Tis a great piece of work

     

    Chipo

  2. ahhh this was not useful at all

     

    tytas

  3. Panoti Mukanya ndokuti vanhu

     

    Sheps Electrical

  4. Murehwa ndizvoooo???

     

    ac

  5. M a Christian but great staff thougu

     

    zedgotora

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