Religious offering made by Candomble practitioner

Spiritual Meaning of Offerings in African Traditional Religions

Offerings serve as a gift or service to a spirit or deity in African traditional religions (ATRs). The spiritual meaning of offerings are associated with their overriding purpose. Offerings can be made in various ways from food, liquids,¬†flowers, incense, candles, etc. Though offerings are plentiful, they are not given arbitrarily. Each spirit or deity has … Continue reading Spiritual Meaning of Offerings in African Traditional Religions