Ifa, its worship and prayers
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Published by Salako Press in [Ebute Metta, Nigeria] .
Written in English


  • Ifa (Religion)

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Edition Notes

Statementby O. A. Fagbenro Beyioku.
LC ClassificationsBF1779.I4 B46
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p.
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5468825M
LC Control Number73171808

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IFA/Yoruba Fundamentals of the Yoruba Religion (Orisa Worship) - Chief FAMA. This book provides detailed instruction of practical usage of Ifa by practitioners and non-practitioners and answers many questions with respect to "How to Pray ' the Ifa Way." The book, "The Bible" of the traditional Yoruba Religion, is 6 x 9, has pp with photographs/5(13).   Iwure (prayer) is the communication of our aims, needs, or intentions to Olodumare(God) Who create us. It is a direct address to Olodumare (God).Iwure which in English, is term as prayer is derive from the Latin words precari which mean "to ask earnestly, beg, entreat" It is an invocation or act that seeks to activate a rapport with an object of worship through deliberate communication. God/Olodumare is Supreme. For followers of Ifa, known as elesin ibile, prayer is a daily practice. When one understands their place in the Universe along with all the irunmole, it is only natural (or with a little practice), to give thanks for everything one has, no matter how small. One of the best books written on the Yoruba Religion and its Orisha deities. I am so happy I purchased this book years ago, I reccomened this book to a friend wanting to know more about the Yoruba deities, their worship, prayers, chants and offerings as well as the sacred Odu. When she told me the price, I told her get her eyes checked, wow/5(36).

Book Summary: The title of this book is Fundamentals of the Yoruba Religion (Orisa Worship) and it was written by Chief Fama. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is Unknown and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by ILÉ Òrúnmìlà Communications. Ifa is a system of divination and religion of the Yoruba people. It also refers to the verses of the literary corpus that is known as Odu Ifa. Ifa Yoruba religion is practiced not just among the Yorubas in Nigeria but also throughout West Africa, the Americas and the Canary Islands. It also plays a critical role in the culture and traditions of.   IFA AND ORISA PRAYERS BOOK BY BABALAWO OBANIFA VOLUME 3 CHAPTER FIFTY -TWO. PRAYER OF WORSHIP IN IFA AND ORISA SPIRITUALITY. One of the spiritual forces that reverence must be made to before spiritual prayers, ritual rites, and(ebo)sacrifice is performed,is IYAMI OSORONGA. Iwe fun Odu Ifa: Book of Odu Ifa 1 chapters — updated PM — 1 person liked it New Afrikan Vodun VOL II: From Kintu to Muntu 1 chapters — updated PM — 1 .

  Morning Prayer to Orunmila. I call upon Ire from the east, the west, the north, and the south to come and stay with me today Olugbode is the name given to Aje Olugbode is the name given to Aje Aje please let me have you in my hands, please let me have you in all my endeavors. Because the chameleon never lacks anything in his life. place, and across time.) Surrounding and permeating everything is the spiritual force, energy, known as aché.5 All powers are manifestations of this absolute and indefinable power.6 Olodumare sent the orishas to form the Earth and to take care of things Size: KB. Ifa: the religion of the Yoruba peoples. Sponsored link. Overview: Yoruba refers to a group of cultures linked by a common language. They occupied an area bounded by the Niger River, and including what is now known as the Benin Republic, southwestern Nigeria, and part of Togo. They held a belief system in common: the Ifa religion. The principal of IFA and in the religion of the Yoruba's is sacrifice. Only with sacrifice or offering to the orisha's can a man live well on the earth. This last is the ultimate character for IFA is the universality, that the Yoruba say that Orunmila-IFA talks in all languages .