A Malawian witch doctor who can perform curses on people or give them magical strength.
Sing’anga Quotes in The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
The The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind quotes below are all either spoken by Sing’anga or refer to Sing’anga. For each quote, you can also see the other terms and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the William Morrow edition of The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind published in 2010.).
Chapter 2 Quotes
My first and only experience with magic had left me with a sore eye and hands that throbbed from bad medicine. With my luck, I thought, they'll probably become infected and fall off.
Sing’anga Term Timeline in The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
The timeline below shows where the term Sing’anga appears in The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...HIV and witches claiming to correct any “bewitchment” keep people from seeking real medical treatment. Sing’angas treat AIDS with roots and charge outrageous prices without solving anything. There is also harsh... (full context)