Feeding the Spirits: Sacrifices, Offerings, & Ritual Work

Chicken with head cut off

It is often said that “nothing in the spirit realm is free”. This concept applies to the notion of feeding or appeasing spirits in traditional spiritual systems. Feeding the spirits is a very common, yet often misunderstood concept in ATR. From animal sacrifices to alcohol and fruit, many people are often confused by the work involved in African spiritual systems. In this episode, I outline the essence of what it means to feed the spirits and other elements involved in ritual work. So join me as I explore this controversial topic in this episode.