(Picture above) Source:http://www.nairaland.com/omenani
Aspect of tribal culture presented in "Things Fall Apart":
"Near the barn was a small house, the "medicine house" or shrine where Okonkwo kept wooden symbols of his personal god and his ancestral spirits. He worshipped them with sacrifices of Kola nut, food and palm-wine, and offered prayers to them on behalf of himself, his three wives and eight children." (Things Fall Apart) Page 14.