Slave Cabin, Praise House installation opens in Franklin Park Sunday afternoon
A public art installation honoring the lives and traditions of African Americans and their ancestors will open with an afternoon reception in Franklin Park this Sunday,
The Orishas, Yemoja, Oya, Oshun, Elegba and Oshosi, are gods who represent humanity in all its forms, and who frequently turn up in the ‘real’ world. When our ‘hero’ Oshosi, already a successful hunter and all-round alpha male, decides
The saga continues!
First, it was exposed that someone had been crowned in Oyo as Oba Ifa Adimula of South America, and Alaafin responded swiftly
Then, Alaafin tried to restore some order
Then! Araba Elebuibon appeared to resist
ALAAFIN TO ARABA
Beyoncé's Osun imagery, Ibeyi the pop duo, Obatala the Afro Mexican dance group and the Puerto Rican group Ife are all mentioned in the article. Latin American Yoruba roots are strong!
This Year's Afro-Latino Fest Will Highlight Black
By Shola Ola
Over the centuries the Yoruba nation has produced some iconic people that would never be forgotten,nor their names ever be erased from the history books. This set of legends dedicated selflessly their entire life for Yoruba nation and the
Well, she should if she doesn't want to anger Osun.
As she represented Osun at the Grammy awards and also in her Lemonade video, Beyonce is therefore now Yoruba and so should follow our customs and traditions especially now
The top result on Amazon search for literature on Egungun costs £72. And while Youtube is awash with Egungun videos that are free for those with time to sift through varying video and sound qualities, ( you also
The Oluwo of Iwo is undisputedly the most colourful Yoruba monarch of our times.
Here he is , Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, below challenging his enemy ( and former friend Chief Abiola Ogundokun). Its said he went to the fore
Reginald Jackson exhibit at Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists visualizes Yoruba tradition
Photographer Reginald Jackson has a display of works on paper at the Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists in conjunction
Alaafin published this letter in October 2016. He who has ears, let him hear....
Furthermore, regarding the huge Oba Ifa of South America scandal, Dailyupdate reports: Alaafin declares war on ifa fraudsters in Oyo
The facts as reported are,
Remember the furore when the Oba Ifa of the whole of South America was crowned in Oyo? All of the Aborisa community had something to say about his wearing a beaded crown, about his skin colour, about how
Philly's Odunde Festival begins with this ceremony along the Schuylkill River
Oshun, also spelled Osun, is an orisha, or a divine spirit in Yoruba religion, which hails from the Nigerian ethnic group of that name. Yoruba faith and
Why indeed! This about sums it up ! To those who say the Yorubas party too much, Bamidele Ademola-Olateju has this response!
On The Yoruba and Party Culture.
I buy Aso-ebi depending on my relationship with the celebrant and if it
Was he angry at the Ooni or was the Ooni an unfortunate victim of his anger? Judge for yourself
Though someone said they lip-read Eleko and he said " ba ara e da soun jo, ma ki mi" meaning
Yoruba Name Dictionary folks have a message for everyone. They are trying to build a Text To Speech application for Yoruba. . To have a chance at survival in the coming years , minority languages must cross the
Beautiful ❤️ photo of an ageless couple found on Facebook. No names or ages with the post except that they have been married 53 years.
Adire Sarongs- Beach wear
Fingers reluctantly type about the death of a Yoruba titan. Dipo Famakinwa has joined his ancestors. Before he left, he made his mark, but who will carry on his work? He was the Director General of DAWN Commission.
He can treat your hernia with a herbal remedy
And he only uses 3 ingredients
He treats Hernias using these herbs
Isu Ijapa or Isu Ahun as they are called in Ile Ife, I found out
Tickets go on sale today for Lekan Babalola's #EboUKTour CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
Nigeria's first Grammy winner is also an Ifa Priest! The irony, Lol...... Read more about Lekan Babalola and find out about his Grammys (yes , two)
The process of introducing sanity into the structure of Aborisa Ifa Isese titles and community has finally begun. And not a day too soon. Many complaints had been aired on social media before, about how white South Americans