Origins of Fa

Gbadu came after Agbè and Naetè. She has sixteen eyes, and like Mawu is both male and female. She was told to live on top of a palm tree in…

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Hoodoo and Ifa

Many already know that the Ifa Orisa tradition was taken by our African ancestors And brought to the new world. What people may not know is that it was brought…

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IyaAgba Odu in Igbo Cosmology

Iyagba Odu is the heart of the Oracle of Ifa. Contrary to what many believe there are several stories about her in ethnic groups other than Yoruba. She is found…

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Our Mother: Iya Agba Odu

So often when you hear of Ifa, you hear of the masculine. It is perceived to be a male oriented tradition because well… patriarchy can be alive and well even…

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Ifa Healing Medicine Pt 2

She was sent home in hospice. She had an aggressive form of cancer that attacked the liver and the lungs. According to the scans, she had an 8 inch mass…

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Ifa Healing Medicine Part 1

I am beginning a new series of blogs on Ifa Orisa Healing Medicine. I’ve had a series of clients who have experienced great healing from this tradition and I’d like…

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Orisa Community It’s Time to Unite

In precolonial times, Orisa were born  out of families and became local divinities who expanded to regional. Primordials incarnated in different regions to produce  different Orisa. In some areas Yemoja….

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Oso- The Ancient Seers And Divine Men

AWO: THE MYSTERY SCHOOLS OF DIVINE AWARENESS AND POWER by Oluwo Fasola Faniyi Babatunde, Otta, Nigeria Ogbo Ato Asure Iworiwofun The ancient seers -ologbon- had throughout the ages developed special and…

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