Ouanga

Ouanga is a term used in Vodoun for Talismans, Charms, and so forth, especially Fetishes for love. An ouanga for an evil purpose is called a Wanga.

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The Encyclopedia of Magic and Alchemy Written byRosemary Ellen Guiley Copyright © 2006 by Visionary Living, Inc.

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