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Ritual Use of Plants in Lucumi Tradition 3rd Edition

Ritual Use of Plants in Lucumi Tradition 3rd Edition (Paperback)

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The Ritual Use of Plants in Lucumi Tradition is an in depth look at the importance of plants for the Lucumi community. Explains why certain plants have hierarchical position and power for healing and why they are essential for the completion of Lucumi rituals.Includes translations of over thirty patakins, with the English, Spanish, Anago and Latin scientific names and sixteen black and white photos. A CD with color photos of over fifty plants is available at www.oggunbemi.com. The author, Maria Oggunbemi is a student of Lucumi tradition, Osainista and Oba Oriate. She has extensively researched the language and the ethno-botany of the Lucumi religion as it is practiced in Cuba and the diaspora. Her first book, The Anago Language of Cuba focused on the language used in Lucumi rituals for songs, prayers, rituals of consecration, initiation healing and celebration.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesReligion & BeliefsReligion: general Publisher: Lulu.com Publication Date: 19/09/2015 ISBN-13: 9781329559011  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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