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We hereby adopt this declaration and commit ourselves as Rastafari representatives to ensure that the examples of Haile Selassie I and Empress Menen, infused with the universal principle of Ubuntu, be reflected in all our policies, plans, programs and trading arrangements.
Rastafari livity is moulded on the indomitable spirit of Majesty and Divinity, in which Justice and Mercy abide for the healing of nations.
Chronology of the Rastafari movement
The Rastafari movement originated in the 1930s, inspired by the Coronation of Ras Tafari as Emperor Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia on November 2nd 1930.
Over the years Fire had transformed himself into a force of nature, a peaceful flame that burned brightly with the light of Rastafari.
Recording testimonies from ones who recall seeing or meeting the King is being collated for the 50th Anniversary of the Visit to the Caribbean
What is certain is that each House has contributed to the fullness of the movement.
This important exhibition strengthened the links between Jamaica and Ethiopia and sent out a powerful message of the global importance of the Ras Tafari movement.