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Ifá Divination, Knowledge, Power, and Performance (African by Jacob K. Olupona,Rowland O. Abiodun

By Jacob K. Olupona,Rowland O. Abiodun

This landmark quantity compiled via Jacob ok. Olupona and Rowland O. Abiodun brings readers into the varied international of Ifá—its discourse, methods of considering, and creative expression as manifested during the Afro-Atlantic. Firmly rooting Ifá inside of African spiritual traditions, the essays contemplate Ifá and Ifá divination from the views of philosophy, functionality experiences, and cultural stories. in addition they research the sacred context, verbal artwork, and the translation of Ifá texts and philosophy. With essays from the main revered students within the box, the publication makes a considerable contribution towards realizing Ifá and its position in modern Yoruba and diaspora cultures.

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