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Cosmogony

African Igbo Lunar Calendar is authentic African Cultural Calendar that was used by African Igbo tribe to track the Lunar Calendar year prior to the introduction of the Gregorian Calendar to Africa. It is an agricultural calendar based on the yearly cultivation of the African white and yellow yams, and cumulated in the yearly harvesting of the Yam which signified the celebration of the New Year Harvest Festival, and beginning of the Luna Calendar Year.
 
Months of the Year and their meaning in Igbo spiritual philosophy

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Fijioku

This month represents the Grace of Chi regarding the totality of vegetation, including agricultural vegetation.

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IKENGA

This month represents a call, in Nsibiri (Signage) to humanity - "Know thyself and work hard".

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IGWUJI

This month represents the beginning of preparation for yam & general crops planting.

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Mkpocha

This month represents the beginning of preparation for yam & general crops planting.

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Ekwuruochie

This month represents the feminine  aspect of Chii's milk of goodness to continuously flow to suckle & sustain our lives & our descendants.

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Ipeali

This month is named to represent the farming period for tilling of the farm land for cropping of yams & other tubers & vegetables.

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Imommiri

This month represents the masculine aspect of Chi's goodness to continously sustain our lives and our decendants.

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Amadioha

This month represents the Grace of Chi regarding divine protection.

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KAMALU

This month represents the grace of Chi regarding justice & retribution.

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Ezeelu

This month is named to acknowledge the supremacy & kingship of Chineke.

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Anyanwu

This month, with the Sun as the
symbol, represents the omniscience, 

omnipresence, omnipotence, magnificence and immortality of Chi.

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Ofufe

This month is  named to enjoin all to God worship, Ofufe Chi.

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AGWUNSI

This month is named to call attention to the wisdom of Chii regarding creation and preparation for the new year ceremony.

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