15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Zimbabwe

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14. It’s well known for mbira music

Zimbabwe is well known for mbira music that has been played by the Shona people for thousands of years. The mbira is a hollow instrument with metal reeds and is often played at religious ceremonies and social gatherings. You can sample some of the fantastic sounds here.

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  1. Delina Alwanger
    Delina Alwanger
    Jun 8, 2016

    Becca. You are our Heroine. Thanks for looking past the bad press to endorse our wonderful country. We are ever...

    Becca. You are our Heroine. Thanks for looking past the bad press to endorse our wonderful country. We are ever in your debt. Yes, Zimbabwe has so much to offer.

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