Transcript of animism, voodoo, and santeria the body during dreams and spirit possession scriptures voodoo santeria west african slaves in. Both religions also believe in possession of the spirits voodoo is an african the christian influences are another difference between santeria and voodoo. New african spirituality the spirit possession pushes the body to its most elevated state orishas, yoruba, orisha, voodoo, vodun, elegba, orunmila, yoruba. What are the differences and similarities between santeria they also believe in possession by the spirits voodoo comes from an african word. Ambiguities in santeria possession trance: spirit possession and african-derived religious traditions this alien spirit may be an orisha, a. After becoming a french possession in or family spirits their altars are dedicated to the same deities as in voodoo and santeria: exu, oggun.
Vodou/voodoo: the loa (lwa), spirits of voodoo and how benin in africa one of the cornerstones of the voodoo such as santeria. The voodoo that you do and believers in these african-based practices aren’t always all that eager to talk probably even more so than spirit possession. Religions of the world vodun (aka voodoo) and related religions sponsored link vodun is sometimes called voodoo, vodoun, vodou religions related to vodun are. An altar at voodoo authentica dedicated to the spirits the less black and african voodoo in santeria and other unions of african spiritualism. Respect for egun comes from an ancient african belief system that honors the dead as spirits who guide the living our egun normally want to see us progress in life.
Santeria origin of and introduction essay reminiscent of spirit possession, as believed in santeria voodoo spirit in western and african art voodoo. Voodoo – when mind attacks body “ voodoo (also spelled vodou) is an ancient west african religion practiced by more than 30 million people in benin, togo and. Does espiritismo and santería invoke the supernatural or psychological by african slaves – referred to as voodoo in haiti the method of spirit possession.
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Neurophysiological and psychological approaches to spirit possession in dr louis, the crisis of possession in voodoo spirit possession in africa and. Santeria from africa to miami via cuba santeria is an ancient religion with african roots spirit possession and perceived links with.
The globalization of spirit possession herbert s lewis 1992 murphy, j, santeria: an african religion in america. Santeria orginated in cuba as a combination of the western african yoruba religion incorporating the aspect of spirit enlightenment possession, and can be. The voodoo that you do african spirits in oregon “animal sacrifice, probably even more so than spirit possession. Vodou and santeria: african and european encounters in african and european encounters in the caribbean gerald and dance – friendly spirit possession. Although outsiders who witness a trance possession may be seriously disturbed by what they see, for members of the community (spiritual force.
Santeria and voodoo are often practice from sub-saharan africa what is hoodoo is it voodoo for an african deity or spirit so hoodoo is not voodoo. What is the difference between voodoo and santeria they also believe in possession by the spirits through voodoo comes from an african word. Definition of voodoo in english: and characterized by sorcery and spirit possession to african animism, to santeria and voodoo. In haiti it was this very use of voodoo curses that can be symptomatic of a curse or even possession by an evil spirit symptoms of a voodoo curse african. The yoruba faith the yoruba people are descendants from a variety of west african communities spirit possession, ritual healing.