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Òsá Òtúrá says, “What is Truth?” I say, “What is Truth?” Ọ̀rúnmìlá says, “Truth is the Lord of Heaven guiding the Earth.” Ọ̀rúnmìlá says, “Truth is the Unseen One guiding the Earth. The wisdom of Olódùmarè he is using.” Òsá ...

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Following the Reaper Gleaners of Eji Koko Iwori

Eni a ba wa’de Laa ba rele Eni aja bawa laja nba lo Dia fun Eleji Iwori Ti yoo teju no akapo re girigiri Ebo ni won ni o wase O gbebo, o rubo Ifa teju mo mi koo wo ...

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Obatala visits Wole Soyinka at age 83

By Bode Sowande I gave a public lecture at the Schomburg Centre, Harlem, New York in the late 90s and the subject of homosexuality was addressed by me, and one theatre director accused me of intolerance. The sum of my ...

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“Where was Ifa when our Ancestors walked alone during slavery” ?

Many do not understand what Ifa represent today or what it is all about and this has generated heated argument all around the world among scholars. Up to the point when the Araba of Oworonsoki posted, “with Ifa you will ...

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The process of Òrìsà initiation

Òrìsà initiation is a process that opens you up to the power and higher relationship with your guardian Òrìsà and other Òrìsà. Initiation brings new life, get rid of negativities, wealth, children, favour, protection, breakthrough and all the Ire. Yoruba ...

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Odu, Otua rete

Looking at Odu, Otua rete cast for today’s Ose Ifa, I conclude that fulfilling the obligation is necessary as a way of thanksgiving. Just listen to the sacred message from the Odu as follows:- Alayonbere abiru gbooro Adifa fun Modupeola ...

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Oro Isiti (sermon): 27th October 2018

My sermon(oro isiti), Saturday 27th October 2018 at our Temple, Indigene Faith of Africa( Ijo Orunmila Ato)Inc was taken from “Ogbe Fun”. Akole:- Aitele ikilo, okanjua ati sisare owo lona eburu ni iparun yi se de ba o. Theme:- Failure ...

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Sun re o: Yeyelufe Of Ijebu-ife

Mr. Anthony Ademolu and Family announce the passing of the esteemed Elder, the YEYELUFE OF IJEBU-IFE….Sunre ooooo, Yeye! “….With heavy heart and gratitude to Almighty God, I announce the passing on to glory of my beloved mother, grand -mother and great-grandmother THE ...

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Iyawo Elese Oosun: The new Olori wasn’t stepping on blood !

Iyawo Elese Oosun. Please lets ask from those who are knowledgeable instead of guessing, if anyone is ignorant of Yoruba customs and tradition. There’s no where in Yoruba tradition where the bride is required to step over blood as part ...

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What is the Name of your Orisa?

I love all of my Orisha but I’m definitely an Ogun baby

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