The Ancestors & Our Connectedness to Them: The Real Power of Being – A Rare Video Series featuring Dr. Kimbwadende Kia Bunseki Fu-Kiau sharing ancient teachings from the Kongo.
Dr. Fu-Kiau Bunseki was Born in Minianga, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dr. Fu-Kiau is one of the most
distinguished scholars of African culture. He was educated in both Western and African systems of thought.
His degrees are in the areas of Cultural Anthropology (B.A.), School Administration (M.Ed.), Library Science (M.S.), and in Education & Community Development (Ph.D.)and he was initiated into three major African education systems (Lemba, Kimkimba and Kimpasi). Dr. Fu-Kiau founded one of the first indigenous research centers in Africa, Luyalungunu Lwa Kumba-Nsi Institute which was dedicated to exploring and documenting traditionally accumulated Kongo teachings for the post-independent society and its institutions.
Dr. Fu-Kiau is considered the Father of Bantu-Kongo modern school of thought. He has published numerous books and articles on African culture. A leading lecturer at universities and cultural institutions in the United States of America where he travels extensively sharing his knowledge and wisdom, Dr. Fu-Kiau lives in Boston. His work has taken him to many parts of the world, to Brazil (Brasilian Federal University of Bahia), Germany (Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf) and Israel (Hafia University). He has more recently and in different locations, run a wonderful full four day empowering program An Unusual Deep Insight Retreat for Self & Community Healing Power based on Bantu-Kongo Cosmology.