Crowds gather to see off Mandela's funeral cortege
14 December 2013 Last updated at 22:46 GMT
Nelson Mandela's coffin has arrived in his childhood home in Qunu in the Eastern Cape region of South Africa, the final leg of its journey.
Thousands of people lined the roads to view the funeral cortege as it made its way to the village of Qunu.
The BBC's South Africa correspondent Nomsa Maseko was with some of the crowd.