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An orisha (spelled orichá or orixá in Latin America) is a spirit that reflects one of the manifestations of God (Eledumare, Olorun, Olofi) in Yoruba religion.

Orishas is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Orishas books and related discussion.

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speaking with the orishas - UCF Anthropology - University of Central
LOS ORISHAS EN CUBA Natalia Bolívar Aróstegui - Libro Esoterico
En cuba no es raro escuchar que los hijos de determinado orisha (sus fieles) tienen en ... caminos (avatares) de los orishas extendiendo su impronta a las ...
a religion of divination,magic and animal - Apologetics Index
It is around these foundational and warrior Orishas— or head guardians—that rites of initiation, divination, and magic are celebrated. In essence, Santeria offers  ...
Santería and Vodou -
spirits such as Yemayá, and glbtq followers attracted by the androgynous aspects of certain of the orishas and by the cross-gender possibilities of spirit ...
Orishas, turistas y practicantes. La comercialización - Pasos
Orishas, turistas y practicantes. La comercialización del patrimonio religioso en Cuba:... PASOS.

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Cinema Africa: A Ghanaian Animator On His Beautiful African Fantasy Film
In the fourth installment of Okayafrica's new Cinema Africa series, Abel Shifferaw speaks with Abdul Ndadi, the filmmaker behind Orisha's Journey, a new animated short inspired by African folklores. Orisha's Journey, a short animated film by New York ...
Understanding Religiosity in the African Diaspora: How Orisha Worship Survived
Intrinsic to Ifá are the divinities known as Orishas, which are manifestations of the high god, Olodumdare or Olòrún.
Esosa E., Tim Reid Board Nosa Igbinedion's Rio de Janeiro-Set 'Rise of the Orisha'
A year ago, British filmmaker Nosa Igbinedion's completed short film "Oya: Rise of the Orishas" was featured on this blog.
“Rise of the Orisha”Esosa E to star in new feature film
The film explores the presence of a supreme beings also known as Orisha who exist in present day as superheroes. In 2015, the film director premiered “Oya: Rise Of The Orishas” which was a short film of what this upcoming feature film is about.
Tractores en Cuba, de fantasmas a orishas
El nombre con el que saldrán al mercado es Oggún, uno de los principales orishas de la religión yoruba que se vincula con la tecnología y los cirujanos.

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Orisha - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An orisha (spelled orichá or orixá in Latin America) is a spirit that reflects one of the manifestations of God (Eledumare, Olorun, Olofi) in Yoruba religion.
Orishas (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Orishas were a Cuban hip hop group from Havana, Cuba, founded in 1999 and split in 2010. The group was first called "Amenaza", "threat" or "menace" in ...
The Orishas - OrishaNet
The orishas are the emissaries of Olodumare or God almighty. They rule over the forces of nature and the endeavors of humanity. They recognise themselves ...
Orishas » Santeria Church of the Orishas
The Orishas are Olodumare's eldest children and have been imbued with a portion of ... Each Orisha has its sacred number and colors, and we've also taken the ...
Religion of the Orishas - Academics
Despite the strength of these two figures, the religion is based upon the veneration of spirits called Orishas or santos. They are believed to have more control ...

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