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Yellow African waist beads

by Tadalu . 29 Apr 2020 0 Comments


Waist beads are used in Africa. These waist beads are actually treated as their traditional jewelry or accessory. Different colors and shapes of glass beads on a wire are worn around the waist or hip. Many kinds and shapes of beads (crystal, charms, beautiful stones) are available in the market which symbolizes different things. Waist beads have many colors and each color has its own history, significance, benefits, and meanings such as yellow color waist beads symbolize fertility, happiness, clarity, will-power, energy, and joy.

History of Waist Beads

The history of waist beads is very old. In ancient Egypt, these beads were considered as a symbol of status commonly known as GIRDLES. These girdles got popular in west Africa by the Nigerian tribe and named as waist beads. In those times, women wore these different color beads for the seduction of men. In Ghana, women wore yellow and different colors of beads to show their wealth and spiritual well-being.

Yellow Waist Beads

Colors play an important role in our feelings, mental satisfaction, as well as on psyche. Every color has its own effects, benefits, and additional meanings which explains the beauty of color. Different African people use different color glass seed beads to enhance their specific qualities. Like other colors, yellow color has its own specifications and benefits on health. These are worn by women as well as men because this color enhances their love for each other, their connection, and their relationship. Yellow color waist beads have many meanings. Following are some of them,:

Reasons and Meanings of Yellow Waist Beads

African people wear yellow waist beads because they consider that yellow waist beads enhance their clarity, communication spirit, love, and fertility. The following are some meanings and reasons for wearing yellow waist beads.

  • Intellectual power

Yellow color waist beads symbolize and enhances intellectual power. Women and men wear these yellow beads to enhance their intellectual power. Some people wear yellow beads to show their intellectual status.


  • Happiness

This color is a symbol of happiness and people wear yellow color waist beads during their festive celebrations. They consider yellow as the one that enhances their happiness level. Women also wear these waist beads during their marriage which symbolize their happiness.


  • Clarity in communication

These waist beads are also responsible for communication. African people think waist beads around the waist increase their clarity in communication. They think that by wearing these beads, their vision and communication level enhances. They can easily convey their message.


  • Will-power

Yellow waist beads increase the will-power of African people. By wearing these beads, they can easily make decisions, control their minds, make deliberate actions, control emotions, and meet their long-term goals.


  • Energy and Strength

Yellow waist beads also represent their energy and strength. These beads enhance their energy level. They think these beads help them to do anything and their strength level also increases because of beads.


  • Fertility

Yellow waist beads are not only worn by women but also men. For men, these beads symbolize fertility. In women, these beads also symbolize their productiveness, fruitfulness, and fecundity. If a man receives a yellow waist bead than it means that his girl is wealthy because of her love for his lover.


  • Love and Respect

These waist beads symbolize love and respect. It represents the love of a husband for his wife and their mutual understanding. It symbolizes the respect of wife for her husband and their healthy connection between them.


  • Attraction

Women also wear yellow color waist beads to attract men. Women wear these beads for the seduction of men. These beads leave a lasting impression on man and urge him to satisfy the desire of his woman.

Significance of Yellow Waist Beads

Women and men wear these beads because of the following benefits.

  • Women wear to show their femininity
  • Young girls wear to show that they are ready for marriage.
  • These waist beads also shape their waist and abdomen. Some people also wear it around their hip.
  • These waist beads also balance and control their weight.

Yellow waist beads have many benefits and meanings. These waist beads symbolize birth to joy, positive feelings, surprise, sunshine, youth, optimism, and happiness. These waist beads are also called anti-depressant and stimulate the nervous system. Solar plexus is a chakra relationship of yellow waist beads.

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About Tadalu Waist Beads

Our Accessories Are Just As Unique & Diverse As the African Culture! Experience the vastness and uniqueness of the African culture by adopting the centuries-old cultural practice of adorning the waist with impeccably-crafted waist beads. At Tadalu, we aim to inspire women with timeless African values that are uniquely stylish. We also strive to support the African jewelry industry and work with local artisans to provide our clients throughout the world with authentic African waist beads at affordable prices.
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