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The PK Man Seen From an African Perspective
I have been fortunate over the past ten years to have had the opportunity to study the shamanism used in the rain forest of southwestern Nigeria. This is the traditional home of the Yoruba Nation which is one of the largest cultural groups in Western Africa...
>> Psychic Abilities
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
African Violet: Correspondences
Saintpaulina ionantha Gender: Feminine Planet: Venus Element: Water Powers: Spirituality, protection...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary A
A Pledge to Pagan Spirituality
I am a Pagan and I dedicate Myself to channeling the Spiritual Energy of my Inner Self to help and to heal myself and others. I know that I am a part of the Whole of Nature. May I grow in understanding of the Unity of all Nature. May I always walk in Balance....
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
History of Voodoo
The notoriously perceived notion of Voodoo as practiced in the western world is that of grotesquely molded wax dolls with pins sticking out of them. Let's look deeper than that!
Parapsychology >> Spirits
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Wanted: A Grammar of Black/African Spirituality
Wanted: A Grammar of Black/African. Spirituality by. 'BioDun J.
Ancestors and Healing in African Spirituality: Challenges to the
Page 1 of 12. Ancestors and Healing in African Spirituality: Challenges to the Churches in. Africa.
African Spirituality that shapes the concept of Ubunten
short, relationship is part of development of African spirituality. This article further African spirituality which forms values and good character in a person.

Suggested News Resources

Media Alert: Minister Meyer Highlights African Traditional Medicine Week at
Medicine Week runs from 22 to 28 August 2011 and, according to a national government website: "Traditional African medicine is a holistic discipline involving the use of indigenous herbalism combined with aspects of African spirituality.
Conference celebrates African roots of Christian Orthodoxy
“We invite clergy to come and grow with us on this spiritual journey of understanding African spirituality and roots.” The invitation is designed to strengthen relationships and not to proselytize. The Brotherhood of St.
A Forgotten African Catholic Kingdom
His son, Henrique, became the first bishop of Kongo in 1518, and along with his father, Portuguese priests and educated Kongolese, created a marriage of African spirituality and Catholicism that would be the distinctive feature of its religion.
CHRAJ is keen to stop trokosi - Ms Lamptey
them were doing that for their own selfish benefits. He said “trokosi” was part of the African religious practice and so the attempt by the NGOs with support from Western countries was a means to destroy the enhancement of African spirituality.

Suggested Web Resources

Before the Maafa (the African enslavement process), us Africans were practising our OWN INDIGENOUS spiritual systems. African Spirituality: On Becoming Ancestors
African spirituality: an approach from intercultural philosophy
Feb 13, 2001 African spirituality: an approach from intercultural philosophy inspired by Derrida and anthropological fieldwork.
African traditional religion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In many parts of Africa harsh distinctions are blurred as aspects of Islam and Christianity co-exist with elements of indigenous spirituality.
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