Holidays & Observances in Guinea
Guinea is a country in West Africa. It is made up of many different ethnic groups, each with its own language and traditions. The most unifying factor between these groups is religion, with most of the country practicing Islam. There are small groups of Christians and indigenous believers as well. Islamic holidays are the most widespread throughout the country. Music is an important part of the Guinea culture, and most holidays and festivals in Guinea involve drumming and dancing as part of the celebration.