The Gule Wamkulu (Great Dance) is a dance cherished and sacred to the hearts of the Chewa people of Malawi and the embodies the spectrum of life’s emotions and actions. It is a symbolic, religious masked dance performed by the Nyau society at male initiation ceremonies, funerals, and major local and national celebrations. The symbolic nature of the dance acts as a medium between the ancestral world of spirits and the mundane present. 


  • Signed and numbered limited edition print
  • Includes hand-signed Certificate of Authenticity
  • Includes 3"x5" card of the story behind the ritual
  • Lot Size: 100
  • 30" W x 23" H
  • Medium: Pastel chalk
  • Paper: Fine textured art paper
  • Framing not included

Gule Wamkulu

SKU: 1008
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