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Members of Wasa Foli and Malick Folk Performers give an energetic display on during the 14th Annual Emancipation Street Parade. On August 1, 1985, Trinidad and Tobago became the first country in the world to declare a national holiday to commemorate the abolition of slavery. The Africans brought with them their skills in straw thatching and plaiting (braiding). Also their skills in building mud walls (tapia). However, modern methods of house building have replaced these traditional methods.

Members of Wasa Foli and Malick Folk Performers give an energetic display on during the 14th Annual Emancipation Street Parade. On August 1, 1985, Trinidad and Tobago became the first country in the world to declare a national holiday to commemorate the abolition of slavery. The Africans brought with them their skills in straw thatching and plaiting (braiding). Also their skills in building mud walls (tapia). However, modern methods of house building have replaced these traditional methods.

TRINIDAD FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS -  November - Trinidad's Divali, or Festival of  Lights, is one of the most anticipated events in Trinidad. Although a Hindu festival, it is national holiday observed by people of all religions. The entire island is lit by candlelight  during the festival, and prayers are offered.

TRINIDAD FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS - November - Trinidad's Divali, or Festival of Lights, is one of the most anticipated events in Trinidad. Although a Hindu festival, it is national holiday observed by people of all religions. The entire island is lit by candlelight during the festival, and prayers are offered.

A traditional corn soup recipe for this popular Trini street food. Made with split peas, corn and dumplings this soup is commonly an after fete snack especially around carnival time

A traditional corn soup recipe for this popular Trini street food. Made with split peas, corn and dumplings this soup is commonly an after fete snack especially around carnival time

...First Peoples Carib Community, Arima are the descendants of the Indigenous or the original inhabitants of the land and surrounding waters of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. The indigenous communities in the Caribbean have a long and unbroken tradition and history of thousands of years. Recent archaeological and scholarly studies have revealed that the ancestors of the First peoples have inhabited this land some 9,000 years ago. The cultural heritage of the First peoples is based on a…

...First Peoples Carib Community, Arima are the descendants of the Indigenous or the original inhabitants of the land and surrounding waters of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. The indigenous communities in the Caribbean have a long and unbroken tradition and history of thousands of years. Recent archaeological and scholarly studies have revealed that the ancestors of the First peoples have inhabited this land some 9,000 years ago. The cultural heritage of the First peoples is based on a…

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