Fetishes, Talismans, and Totems in Traditional African Religions

Fetishes, Talismans, and Totems in Traditional African Religions

Fetishes, talismans, totems, and charms are all items that are used for protection. They can be found in many different cultures across the world. Also, the use of these items can vary from culture to culture and from person to person. The beliefs in these items range from being a form of protection to being … Continue reading Fetishes, Talismans, and Totems in Traditional African Religions

Exploring the Differences Between Hoodoo and Voodoo

Hoodoo and voodoo are two ancient forms of magic that have been around for centuries. However, these two forms of spiritualism are often confused with one another. Many people typically use the terms synonymously - and with good reason. They are closely linked as they are both spiritual systems derived from African traditional religions. However, … Continue reading Exploring the Differences Between Hoodoo and Voodoo

Love & Attraction Spells in African Spirituality

African spirituality includes a set of beliefs, practices, and rituals that have been passed down within African societies and throughout the African diaspora. It is a holistic approach to life, emphasizing living in harmony with man, nature, and the cosmos. African spirituality also includes using spells and charms to bring about desired outcomes, such as … Continue reading Love & Attraction Spells in African Spirituality

African Spirituality Beliefs

African Spirituality Beliefs

Are you aware that African spirituality beliefs are the original contributions to modern-day spirituality? They are a living example of the inseparable nature of the spiritual and physical worlds. A feature of African spirituality is that humans are holistic beings, meaning that we see spirituality and everyday life as one and the same. It is … Continue reading African Spirituality Beliefs

What is African Spirituality? | Making Miracles Happen Summit

In this interview I discussed what African spirituality is during the Making Miracles Summit with Adrien Blackwell. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lEYEPejOxoI&list=UULFTMhTtG_Po07uHx2UB8xruA

Haitian Vodou: Mystery of the Cosmos series

Haitian Vodou: Mystery of the Cosmos Series on Spotify

Haitian Vodou is one of the most revered and feared ancestral-based spiritual traditions derived from African and indigenous people groups on the Caribbean Islands. This often misunderstood system was the basis for Haitian liberation and its subsequent domino effect throughout the Americas. Beyond revolution, Haitian Vodou is a catalyst for powerful individual and societal change. … Continue reading Haitian Vodou: Mystery of the Cosmos Series on Spotify

Ancestor Veneration in the Ifa Tradition

Ancestor Veneration in African Spirituality

Ancestor veneration is not the same as worship. Ancestor reverence is not solely for soliciting help but to fulfill one’s family obligation. In which case, ancestor veneration involves honoring and elevating our lost loved ones. African societies believe that ancestors require sustenance from their offspring, and their customs involve giving food and other offerings to … Continue reading Ancestor Veneration in African Spirituality