South African National Symbols and Heritage


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This feature highlights aspects of South African Heritage and symbols of South Africa.

A person's heritage is made up of the practices, and traditions that are passed on from parents to children. Heritage is also about what has been passed on from the family, community and place where people have been raised.

Read more about South African heritage.

Last updated : 19-Apr-2016

This article was produced by South African History Online on 20-Oct-2011

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