WHO IS SHANGO?

WHO IS SHANGO?

Few African religions are as fascinating and colorful as the one practiced by the Yoruba, a faith that became so widespread, its influence spread t...
WHO IS SHANGO?

WHO IS SHANGO?

Few African religions are as fascinating and colorful as the one practiced by the Yoruba, a faith that became so widespread, its influence spread t...
ADVICE FOR NEWCOMERS TO THE SANTERIA RELIGION

ADVICE FOR NEWCOMERS TO THE SANTERIA RELIGION

What is Santeria? Lucumi, or Regla de Ocha, is commonly known in the U.S. as Santeria, a religion that blends Yoruban beliefs with elements of Rom...
Who Is Elegua?

Who Is Elegua?

Elegua is a deity of the roads in some Latin American areas, such as Cuba and Puerto Rico. He is often syncretized with two saints and the Child of...
Who Is Obatala

Who Is Obatala

Obatala, also known as Orisaala, is an Orisha. His name is derived from the words, Oba Ti O Ni Ala, which has several meanings from King in White C...