May 27 2019
Monday, 5:30 PM

5:30 PM


Culture + Community  |  Faith + Spirituality  |  Free Event

Introduction to Yoruba Orisa Worship & Practice

Montessori Blake School

Montessori Blake School, 495 Blake Street
New Haven, CT 06513

An introduction to the theology and religious/spiritual practice within the Yoruba Orisa Tradition. The Orsia Tradition of the Yoruba people of Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, and Togo is an earth based indigenous religion with rich sacred literature as well as powerful communal and personal practices. Topics covered will include an overview of theology and practice, ancestor reverence, understanding the Orisa (divinities), Ifa sacred literature and divination, as well as prayer in nature and at home.

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May 2019

Introduction to Yoruba Orisa Worship & Practice

5:30 PM | Montessori Blake School