Gnawa Soul

Gnawa culture was registered as part of the intangible heritage of humanity in 2019. Its animist origins come from descendants of slaves brought to Maghreb during the Arab trade in sub-Saharan Africa.

Motkar Gania is the brother of the late Maalem Mahmoud Gania.
(Maalem is an honorary title awarded to those who are able to transmit knowledge or know-how).