Lukumi

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sloos
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2798
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Lukumi
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2009-12-10 22:32:36
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lukumi yoruba santeria
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lukimi yoruba santaria
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  1. Santeria literally means
    way of the saints
  2. Downplays what roots and has what religion as its roots?
    downplays african roots and Yoruban is rooted religion
  3. Yorubans were around hundreds of years before slave trade. When they arrived in Cuba they were called
    Lukumi, or Regla de Ocha
  4. What is the last spanish colony to abolish slavery?
    Cuba
  5. Religious brotherhoods (women allowed)
    cabildos
  6. most important transmitters of african culture
    cabildos
  7. feast days and processions
    Los Reyes Magos
  8. 3 types of afro-cuban religion
    • las reglas congos
    • las sociedad secreta abakua
    • la regla de ocha
  9. las reglas congos
    largest religion - Palo Monte (uses voodoo dolls)
  10. Las sociedad secreta abakua
    not a lot is known (hence SECRET)
  11. la regla de ocha
    Santeria
  12. What religions is santeria a mix of?
    yoruba religion, chatholicism and espiritismo(communication with the dead)
  13. Monotheistic god
    Olodumare
  14. olodumares presence in the world by
    ashe
  15. superhuman beings or spirits
    orisha
  16. everyone are children of
    orisha
  17. former warrior, orish of war and lightning
    chango
  18. risha of illness (skin disease)
    babluaye
  19. high priests (males)
    babalow
  20. two camps of santeria
    one wants to separate from roman catholicism and go back to african religion. other says we are a new religion

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