We have heard it said in so many ways, but there is truth in the statement; When music hits, you feel no pain. It's the best hitting that one can imagine. But in reality, the impact of some music changes the world. Think, where would Jamaica be without Mento? We celebrate the creation because we celebrate us.
The reach of and power of the Jamaican culture during reggae month is unquestionable. Even during the pandemic, over 2Million people participated in Reggae Month activities. Jamaica indeed did "Tech it to dem". Brand Jamaica is relevant to the world day and night. Bravo Jamaica.
As Jamaicans, we have always heard our elders talking about the wonders of “bush tea”. These teas do have incredible medicinal value. The healing of all is resting in herbs. Know what you can do with natural remedies. It will help you live an organic life.
No matter the situation you find yourself in, Jamaica has a proverb to fit. That is the beauty of our wonderful language, becasue it is so colourful, there are many ways to communicate to get your message across.
Our history has become an intricate aspect of black history. Our effort to celebrate that history speaks volumes to our respect for the makers of it. So, we use every day to pay tribute to the happenings which shaped our now. Let's look at some physical structures and discuss their significance to our today.
The more you know about your history, the better you can prepare for the future. It's also one of the best ways to understand ourselves. A lot of who we are comes from who came before us, so get to know by being curious.
Football is said to have the power to bring people from all walks of life together. Football, in the words of avid fans, is "a lifestyle". We had a reason with some football enthusiasts. What you'll find in this article will either deepen your love for the sport or spark an interest.
How much do you know about the history of Jamaica? Did you now that the small village of Stony Gut was more than just the birthplace of Paul Bogle? Join Good News Jamaica, as we travel Jamaica to broadcast our history. Come share, celebrate, boast and debate our Jamaican culture with us.
When black workers of 19th century Jamaica asserted their freedom on December 27, 1831, the Right Excellent Samuel Sharpe fueled their resolve. Our physical emancipation was built on this man's dedication, which he carried until his last breath. Today, Jamaica celebrates the day that ended slavery.
Waste not, want not! We hope you didn't discard the sorrel pulps you used to make the sorrel drink. The sorrel pulps can be used to make a sorrel cake. Yes! True, true. First time hearing about it? No worries, we'll tell you how to make it.
Christmas is tomorrow and everyone knows that Christmas cya keep if sorrel nuh present! If you haven't made any sorrel yet, it's not too late. You can still save Christmas! Just follow the simple steps we've outlined in the article. Go now, do it quick! Let us know how the drink turns out.