Nkondi

If the nail's edges are sharp, then this means that the maker wishes to harm another person. If the edges are blunt on the other hand, the maker has made a wish for himself. In case the doll is intended for an enemy, the doll will be carved to look like the alleged enemy of the doll owner. One of the African ethnic/cultural groups that has contributed most to spirituality, art, music and the languages of inhabitants of Curaçao, are the Bantu/ Congolese. The Nkondi is believed to be a heritage from this ethnic group.

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