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A Guide to Serving the Seven African Powers - Denise Alvarado

A Guide to Serving the Seven African Powers – Denise Alvarado

Creole Voodoo, a unique blend of African, Haitian, Native American, Catholic, spiritualist, and European folk magic traditions, welcomes the uninitiated. Inside are complete instructions for creating altars for each of the Seven African Powers, including how to petition the orishas, as well as some practical spells. This guide is written for people who are not initiated into any specific Voodoo tradition, but would like to benefit from knowing and practicing age-old authentic Voodoo rituals. The ...
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Cord Of Blood: Possession and the Making of Voodoo - Nadia Lovell

Cord Of Blood: Possession and the Making of Voodoo – Nadia Lovell

The relationship between human beings and their gods lies at the centre of all questions of identity, individual and collective. Nadia Lovell examines how religious feelings reflect notions of personhood and belonging, and how religious involvement can transform gender relations, by focusing on cults of Vodhun (voodoo) possession among the Watchi in Southern Togo. Using this detailed ethnographic study as a point of departure she offers a fascinating insight into the complex interplay between religion, ...
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Faces in the Smoke: An Eyewitness Experience of Voodoo, Shamanism, Psychic Healing, and Other Amazing Human Powers -  Douchan Gersi

Faces in the Smoke: An Eyewitness Experience of Voodoo, Shamanism, Psychic Healing, and Other Amazing Human Powers – Douchan Gersi

An explorer describes his encounters with voodoo, shamanism, mental telepathy, zombies, and levitation in the remote regions of Borneo, Haiti, and elsewhere. Read Online: This content is shown only to authorized members. It is hidden from everyone else. Faces in the Smoke: An Eyewitness Experience of Voodoo, Shamanism, Psychic Healing, and Other Amazing Human Powers - Douchan Gersi End of Hidden Content You may be also interested in : ...
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Famous voodoo rituals and spells - H. U Lampe

Famous voodoo rituals and spells – H. U Lampe

THE VOODOO RELIGION. Talismans, charms, amulets, veves, candels used in rituals. Contains the following dictionaries: candles, botanicals, incenses, oils, powders, sprays and stones. Also contains more than 90 rituals for love, money, protection, health and other powerful uses with fascinating secrets of mysterious voodoo. Read Online : This content is shown only to authorized members. It is hidden from everyone else. Famous voodoo rituals and spells - H. U Lampe End of Hidden Content You ...
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Haitian Vodou: An Introduction to Haiti's Indigenous Spiritual Tradition - Mambo Chita Tann

Haitian Vodou: An Introduction to Haiti’s Indigenous Spiritual Tradition – Mambo Chita Tann

Haitian Vodou is a fascinating spiritual tradition rich with ceremonies and magic, songs and prayers, dances and fellowship. Yet outside of Haiti, next to no one understands this joyous and profound way of life. ln Haitian Vodou, Mambo Chita Tann explores the historical roots and contemporary practices of this unique tradition, including discussions of: Customs, beliefs, sacred spaces, and ritual objects Characteristics and behaviors of the Lwa, the spirits served by Vodou practitioners Common misconceptions ...
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Hoodoo, Voodoo and Conjure - Jeffrey E. Anderson

Hoodoo, Voodoo and Conjure – Jeffrey E. Anderson

Hoodoo, voodoo, and conjure are part of a mysterious world of African American spirituality that has long captured the popular imagination. These magical beliefs and practices have figured in literary works by such authors as Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, and Ishmael Reed, and they have been central to numerous films, such as The Skeleton Key. Written for students and general readers, this book is a convenient introduction to hoodoo, voodoo, and conjure. The volume begins ...
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Invisible Powers :Vodou in Haitian Life and Culture - Claudine Michel & Patrick Bellegarde-Smith

Invisible Powers :Vodou in Haitian Life and Culture – Claudine Michel & Patrick Bellegarde-Smith

This book introduces readers to the practice of Vodou and helps deconstruct and destroy stereotypes which have survived for hundreds of years. The authors in the collection--from Karen McCarthy Brown to Gerdes Fleurant to Leslie Desmangles--are leading scholars in the rapidly growing field of Vodou Studies. Tackling a wide range of Vodou practices and images, the essays within work to introduce readers to the history and practice of this religion, and to correct the fiction ...
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Mysteries and Secrets of Voodoo, Santeria, and Obeah - Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe

Mysteries and Secrets of Voodoo, Santeria, and Obeah – Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe

Arriving in the West in the sixteenth century through the slave trade, the ancient mysteries of Voodoo, Santeria, and Obeah blended strangely with traditional Christianity. What powers do these old religions still possess? This content is shown only to authorized members. It is hidden from everyone else. Mysteries and Secrets of Voodoo, Santeria, and Obeah - Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe End of Hidden Content You may be also interested in : ...
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Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie -  Wade Davis

Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie – Wade Davis

In 1982, Harvard-trained ethnobotanist Wade Davis traveled into the Haitian countryside to research reports of zombies--the infamous living dead of Haitian folklore. A report by a team of physicians of a verifiable case of zombification led him to try to obtain the poison associated with the process and examine it for potential medical use. Interdisciplinary in nature, this study reveals a network of power relations reaching all levels of Haitian political life. It sheds light ...
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Roots of Haiti's Vodou-Christian Faith: African and Catholic Origins - R. Murray Thomas

Roots of Haiti’s Vodou-Christian Faith: African and Catholic Origins – R. Murray Thomas

This book traces the development of Haiti's combined Vodou-Christian religion from 1500 to the present and explains how this combination of distinct faiths coalesces in a coherent belief system. • Provides a history of Haiti's unique religious tradition that explains how Spanish and French colonizers established Catholicism in Haiti and identifies how the connections between Vodou and African indigenous religions formed over the past five centuries • Proposes seven "principles of accommodation" that enable Vodou-Catholicism ...
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Secrets of Voodoo - Milo Rigaud

Secrets of Voodoo – Milo Rigaud

Secrets of Voodoo traces the development in Haiti and the Americas of this complex religion from its sources in the brilliant civilizations of ancient Africa. This book presents a straightforward account of the gods of loas and their function, the symbols and signs, rituals, and the ceremonial calendar of Voodoo; and the procedures for performing magical rites are given. "Voodoo," derived from the words meaning "introspection" and "mystere" is a system of belief about the ...
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Tell My Horse : Voodoo and Life in Haiti and Jamaica  - Zora Neale Hurston

Tell My Horse : Voodoo and Life in Haiti and Jamaica – Zora Neale Hurston

As a first-hand account of the weird mysteries and horrors of voodoo, Tell My Horse is an invaluable resource and fascinating guide. Based on Zora Neale Hurston's personal experiences in Haiti and Jamaica, where she participated as an initiate rather than just an observer of voodoo practices during her visits in the 1930s, this travelogue into a dark world paints a vividly authentic picture of ceremonies and customs and superstitions of great cultural interest. Read ...
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The Book of Vodou: Charms and Rituals to Empower Your Life - Leah Gordon

The Book of Vodou: Charms and Rituals to Empower Your Life – Leah Gordon

Traces the history of voodooism in Haiti from its origins in Africa; describes voodoo ceremonies, beliefs, and rituals; and offers information on spirits, charms, and magic lamps to attract good fortune. Read Online : This content is shown only to authorized members. It is hidden from everyone else. The Book of Vodou: Charms and Rituals to Empower Your Life - Leah Gordon End of Hidden Content You may be also interested in : ...
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The New Orleans Voodoo Handbook - Kenaz Filan

The New Orleans Voodoo Handbook – Kenaz Filan

A guide to the practices, tools, and rituals of New Orleans Voodoo as well as the many cultural influences at its origins • Includes recipes for magical oils, instructions for candle workings, and directions to create gris-gris bags and Voodoo dolls to attract love, money, justice, and healing and for retribution • Explores the major figures of New Orleans Voodoo, including Marie Laveau and Dr. John • Exposes the diverse ethnic influences at the core ...
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The Spider & The Green Butterfly: Vodoun Crossroads Of Power- E.A. Koetting

The Spider & The Green Butterfly: Vodoun Crossroads Of Power- E.A. Koetting

True story of how E.A. Koetting received privileged instruction into the fiercely-guarded rites of Haitian Vodoun. Harness the magick of the Loa through high-powerful spells, magick fetishes, and ritual spirit possession with this forbidden grimoire. Read Online: This content is shown only to authorized members. It is hidden from everyone else. Click Here to Read: The Spider & The Green Butterfly: Vodoun Crossroads Of Power- E.A. Koetting End of Hidden Content You may be also ...
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The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook - Denise Alvarado

The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook – Denise Alvarado

The term "voodoo hoodoo" is used by Louisiana locals to describe the unique variety of Creole Voodoo found in New Orleans. In this book, you will find a plethora of authentic Voodoo and hoodoo rituals for love, justice, gambling luck, luck in court, prosperity, health, crossing, hexes, curse removal, and much more. The author has stripped the shroud of secrecy that has always surrounded Voodoo, and provides detailed instructions on everything from making gris-gris, magickal ...
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Urban Voodoo: A Beginners Guide to Afro-Caribbean Magic - S. Jason Black, Christopher S. Hyatt

Urban Voodoo: A Beginners Guide to Afro-Caribbean Magic – S. Jason Black, Christopher S. Hyatt

This book fills a long-standing need in literature: Voodoo, Santeria, and Macumba as practiced today in cities throughout the Western world. It is not another history or sociological study, but a candid personal account by two who came to "the religion" from the outside. It includes descriptions of the phenomena triggered by Voodoo practice, divination techniques, spells and a method of self-initiation. Read Online : This content is shown only to authorized members. It is ...
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Vodou Money Magic: The Way to Prosperity through the Blessings of the Lwa - Kenaz Filan

Vodou Money Magic: The Way to Prosperity through the Blessings of the Lwa – Kenaz Filan

A working guide on how to achieve financial success by working with the lwa, the spirits of Haitian Vodou • Provides spells and spirit work for job hunting, financial success, and career advancement • Spells included are detailed and easy to follow--learn to Heat Up Your Business with Ghede or Peruse the Want Ads with Legba Haitian Vodou is a very practical and scientific craft: either you please the spirits and get results or you ...
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Vodou Saints: Lessons on Life, Death and Resurrection from Haiti - Arthur Fournier

Vodou Saints: Lessons on Life, Death and Resurrection from Haiti – Arthur Fournier

''Part elegy, part musings on the great mysteries of life, Vodou Saints is at the same time an inspirational story of lessons learned from Haitians in the over three decades that Dr. Arthur Fournier has worked with them, both in Miami and in Haiti. These lessons span the early days of the AIDS epidemic in Miami, the political turmoil of the Aristide years, the earthquake that devastated Haiti in 2010 and most recently the outbreak ...
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Vodou Shaman: The Haitian Way of Healing and Power - Ross Heaven, Tim Booth

Vodou Shaman: The Haitian Way of Healing and Power – Ross Heaven, Tim Booth

Goes beyond the stereotypes to restore Vodou to its proper place as a powerful shamanic tradition • Provides practical exercises and techniques from the Vodou tradition that can be used as safe and effective means of spiritual healing and personal transformation • Shows how to remove evil spirits and negative energies sent by others • Written by a fully initiated Houngan (Vodou shaman) Providing practical exercises drawn from all aspects and stages of the Vodou ...
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Vodou Songs in Haitian Creole and English - Benjamin Hebblethwaite

Vodou Songs in Haitian Creole and English – Benjamin Hebblethwaite

Vodou songs constitute the living memory of Haitian Vodou communities, and song texts are key elements to understanding Haitian culture. Vodou songs form a profound religious and cultural heritage that traverses the past and refreshes the present. Offering a one-of-a-kind research tool on Vodou and its cultural roots in Haiti and pre-Haitian regions, Vodou Songs in Haitian Creole and English provides a substantial selection of hard to find or unpublished sacred Vodou songs in a side-by-side bilingual ...
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Voodoo Dolls In Magick And Ritual - Denise Alvarado

Voodoo Dolls In Magick And Ritual – Denise Alvarado

For the first time anywhere, explore the history, mystery, and magick of Voodoo Dolls in this fascinating new book. Tracing the Voodoo doll's roots back in history, author Denise Alvarado provides an intriguing account of the most provocative and mystifying icon of the African-derived healing tradition, dispelling stereotypes and myths, while at the same time showing how to make and use Voodoo dolls to enhance every day living. Learn how to make three kinds of ...
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Voodoo Sorcery Grimoire - Brujo Negro

Voodoo Sorcery Grimoire – Brujo Negro

Brujo Negro's Voodoo Sorcery Grimoire, published by International Guild of Occult Sciences. A classic in the field of Voodoo, Hoodoo and Brujeria. Read Online : This content is shown only to authorized members. It is hidden from everyone else. Voodoo Sorcery Grimoire - Brujo Negro End of Hidden Content You may be also interested in : ...
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