THE NGUON AT THE DOOR OF HUMANITY’S CULTURAL AND INTANGIBLE HERITAGE

Cultural And Intangible Heritage Of The World: The Nguon Knocks On The Door. Formerly, a celebration of the traditional values of the Bamoun people, one of the most dynamic and representative of Cameroon, the Nguon has stood the test of time: more than six centuries already. Despite the vicissitudes of history.Festival of harvest, collection and…

Foumban, Cité des Arts

Foumban, cité des arts , est une ville où l’on retrouve des artisans très créatifs et passionnés dans divers domaines.Le nguon est pour eux une occasion d’exhibition de ces savoir-faire millénaires tant vantés. Le Nguon vers l’Inscription sur la Liste Représentative du Patrimoine Culturel et Immatériel de l’Humanité.Suivez nous pour ne pas manquer ce rendez-vous…

The Mystical and Mythical Ritual Entrance Of The Fona’nguon At The Palace Of The Kings Bamoun

The Mystical and Mythical Ritual Entrance Of The Fona’nguon At The Palace Of The Kings Bamoun

The arrival of the Fona’nguon, delegates of the Bamoun people and members of the Nguon secret society, marks the first of three days of traditional celebrations on Friday. “Muhn kpâne, i yuen yuene kà”. This phrase in the Bamoun language is a warning: “He who tempts, will see”. Pronounced by the Fona’Nguon during their ritual…

A Word from the President of CERDEN

A Word from the President of CERDEN

Dear sponsors, partners, benefactors, entrepreneurs, exhibitors, artists, the echo of Le Nguon has crossed borders and is now becoming an international event thanks to its media reach. After celebrating living together in the previous Edition, the Nguon, now in its 548th Edition, presents itself as a channel for transferring knowledge, beliefs, institutions, practices and values…