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Chewa Proverb Collection

Mkazi mmodzi, diso limodzi; akazi awiri, maso awiri.
One wife is one eye, two wives gives you two eyes.
(If you have several wives, then you are less in trouble when one dies.)
Proverb No 570 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Umunwe umo tausala nda / tautola nda / tautina nda.
One finger cannot pick up / cannot squeeze a louse. (Two are necessary: work together.)
Umuntu nga ali fye eka, imilimo kuti yamusanda, no kuibomba teti aibombe bwino. (from Stephen Mpashi)
Proverb No 1502 collected by Frank Carey
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Our Aim: Empowering Christians in Zambia to face the challenges of contemporary and traditional cultures with openness and to encounter people of different Christian denominations, contemporary religious movements and religions.

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