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Photos: Meet the New Aare Agbefaga of Oworonsoki Kingdom

Installation of Oloye Babalorisa Rudolph Eastman from Trinidad and Tobago as “Aare Agbefaga of Oworonsoki Kingdom” at the Palace of Araba of Oworonsoki Kingdom, Lagos on 4th September 2018 with Yeye Araba Banke Agboola, Oloye Dada Ifatoba, Erinmi of Oworonsoki ...

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Orisa names !

If you name is a Yoruba name It is an Orisa name It does not have to include ogun, Sango, Ifa or any other Orisa name to be an Orisa name. Titilope, Moyosore, Adebayo, Wuraola,Abayomi, Babatope, Damilola, Folasade,Gbolahan, Ilesanmi, Ibitokun, ...

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Labalaba

  Ope, Awo Labalaba Adifa fun Labalaba Eyi tii se Ojise Olódùmarè Ope ni won ni ki o maa se A ni t’inu t’eyin mi re o, Olódùmarè Labalaba kii sede A ni t’inu t’eyin mi re o, Olódùmarè Gratitude, ...

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Yoruba heart and mind in a Frenchman’s body!

Remembering Pa Pierre Fátúmbí Verger, the polymath… Pa Pierre Fátúmbí Verger was born French into a noble lineage and this great man devoted more than half of his 93-year life to the study, promotion, development and practice of Yoruba culture. ...

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Awada Toni: Omo Ibadan

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What is the Month of July In Yoruba ?

 

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Why late Legend Herbert Ogunde was great and became a legend?

You know why Herbert Ogunde was great and became a legend? It’s because he used Yoruba spirituality (Ifa) in most of his audio and movies. Nollywood?

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Ela

  The Yoruba, as most Earth based cultures, used their intimate connection with the Earth, as their science.  It was their way of understanding the natural way that natural energies worked…and could be worked with! While the Western world looks down ...

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May the Ancestors Light your Path! Ase o.

The Anceators have Arrived. May you have great day on this Obatala, Egungun…day Egun mo peo ti igba meta…  

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KṒJṒDÁ: Aseyi Samodun O! (Happy New Year 10,060 !)

“KṒJṒDÁ” – ‘Ki ṓjṓ dá: Meaning; May The Day Be Clear or Foreseen; is the name of Yórúbà Calendar. Akù Odùn Tìtún o! Eyìn Omo Yórubà nìlè lókó, léyín ódì! It is 10,059 of the Yoruba Calendar (Kojoda, which means ...

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