It is not a "religion" at all, but a "Way of Life".The Rastafari movement encompasses themes such as the spiritual use of cannabis and the rejection of western society. i like it except for the cannabis part.
Rastafari movement - Man with tuff dreads.
If you live in Johannesburg and sport "dreads", watch out, there are thieves on the loose looking for your hair. Apparently there is a rising demand for natural dreadlocks as extensions.
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The term " Dreadlocks" was later reclaimed with the uprising of Rastafarian culture. Dreadlocks were a source of pride in one’s history, a symbol of laying down material and capitalist pursuits and a way to thumb disdain at white culture.