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…