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Holly is currently fund-raising for her Vodou initiation. Care to help a future Mambo out?

I took these photos for her professional website, where she’ll soon be offering card readings and other spiritual services.

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This is Haiti: In Vodou, there isn’t good and evil, only light and dark | National Post

Then your guide, a Haitian who’s had his own tour company for a decade and who’s been hired by G Adventures to take you around, takes you around to a street in Port-au-Prince where, a dozen years ago or more, three men started making art: Jean Hérard Celeur, André Eugene and  Frantz Jacques (a.k.a. 239 more words

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Taking Back Your Spiritual Power

Taking back your spiritual power is not something that will always be easy to some or a lot. A lot of black people are bound by religion especially those of the Christian faith.You go to church every Sunday and Bible study most Wednesdays, or whenever it happens throughout the week. 297 more words

JACKSON’S PLAYBOOK AUTHOR ASKS: DID VODOU PRIESTESS MARIE LAVEAU USE HER POWERS TO HELP DEFEAT BRITISH AT THE BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS?


(artwork by Molly Jahncke)

We may never know, says Carolyn Morrow Long, Marie Laveau’s definitive biographer, author of A NEW ORLEANS VODOU PRIESTESS: THE LEGEND AND REALITY OF MARIE LAVEAU. 778 more words

There, let the way appear.

I am on a boat.

Rather, I am on a ship big enough to support the weight of a boat. It even has hand railings and, if I lean far enough over them, I can see the water rushing by and the froth and foam kicked up by the propeller at the stern. 4,120 more words

The United States of Hoodoo

This full-length documentary film is now available for rental ($2.99) or purchase ($5.99). I haven’t seen it yet, but the trailer looks good. You can see the trailer and purchase the film here.

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