Ghanaian Folklore: All you need to know

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What is folklore? Folklore is the totality of a people’s intellectual and spiritual tradition passed on by word of mouth. It comprises customs, beliefs, material culture, dramatic art, festivals, music stories, proverbs, and riddles among others. The term folklore was originated by William Tom, an Englishman, in 1846. According to him, Folklore relates to past…