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The ÉGÚN & ÉGÚNGÚN TRADITION in BABA ODÚDÙWÁ’S Lineage, & About the Ota of Égún

This teaching was given on March 28, 2009, in Mexico. Baba Odùdúwà is giving the Égún Initiation from his Lineage, which is something very special, to people who gets initiated receives the two Égún Magical Mirrors, the Égún cloth (AŞO ...

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Cc- Yèyé Èkìtì‎

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Egugu festival in Brooklyn, NY on May 22, 2016.

Omoniyi and Ojeseyi masquerades of Ode Remo, Nigeria, will be there. This is a community event. Come out and bring your family to connect with the ancestors.

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Egungun, the Return of the Ancestor in Masquerade Form among the Yorubas.

Egungun is a presentational spiritual art which imagines the collective spirits of the ancestors and builds them out of overlapping or stitched segments of cloth. At times of commemoration of the dead–yearly festivals and successive funeral rites-these remarkable assemblages “come ...

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Awo Egúngún lobìrín lè ṣe (Women may do Egungun rites)

Awo Gẹ̀lẹ̀dẹ́ lobìrín lè mọ̀ (Women may know Gelede rituals) Bóbìrín bá fojú korò (If a woman views Oro ceremonies) Orò á gbé e. (Oro will kidnap her). Three questions: is this fair gender balance? Is this patriarchal terrorism or ...

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Beautiful Photos from Egungun in Oyo !

Yesterday Egungun in Oyo town visited the Palace to pay homage to the Alaafin of Oyo. See more photos bellow.

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Beautiful Photos from the 2nd Egungun Festival in Argentina 2015.

Colourful photos from the 2nd  Egungun Festival in Argentina 2015. See more photos bellow.

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What is happening here?

Why are these people wearing àlà? What is being covered here? Where are they going? Where are they coming from? What is the name of the city? What is the name of the performance? Why do they observe this performance? ...

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