Manny Crisostomo/ mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

Dr. Tchaka Muhammed, a spoken word edutainer, leads the "Haramba" a traditional chant spoken before the feast during a Kwanzaa celebration at the North Sacramento - Hagginwood library in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday, December 27, 2013. Fenix Drum & Dance Co. hosted a celebration of the African-American cultural holiday with drumming, lighting of candles, dancing, food and storytelling.

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