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A form of imitative magic. Voodoo. Origin of Voodoo. Originated in the African kingdoms of Fon and Kongo “Voodoo” means “sacred”, “spirit” or “deity”. http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/places/culture-places/beliefs-and-traditions/benin_birthofvoodoo.html. Voodoo Traditions.

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origin of voodoo
Origin of Voodoo
  • Originated in the African kingdoms of Fon and Kongo
  • “Voodoo” means “sacred”, “spirit” or “deity”.
  • http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/places/culture-places/beliefs-and-traditions/benin_birthofvoodoo.html
voodoo traditions
Voodoo Traditions
  • Monotheism(loa)
  • Oral tradition
  • Ceremonies & observances

Voodoo ceremony in Togo, Africa

haitian voodoo
Haitian Voodoo
  • Possession & sacrifice
  • Bokors
  • Day-to-day lives of Haitians
  • Hoodoo
voodoo controversy
Voodoo Controversy
  • Suspicion , evil & worshiping of the devil.
  • Taboo
  • Spread of disease
  • Death

This Voodoo altar incorporates dolls, bottles and ordinary objects.

voodoo
Voodoo

Animal Sacrifice

Possession

Voodoo Dolls

links to sites
Links to sites

American Museum of Natural History: Sacred Arts of Haitian Vodou

http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/vodou/

NPR: Voodoo and West Africa\'s Spiritual Life

http://www.npr.org/programs/re/archivesdate/2004/feb/voodoo/

Historical Museum of Southern Florida: Orisha Worship in Miami

http://www.hmsf.org/exhibits/orisha/english/orisha-e-4.htm

PBS: Africans in America

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/home.html

Discover Haiti

http://www.discoverhaiti.com/index1.shtml

http://www.people.howstuffworks.com/voodoo.htm

http://www.Voodooshop.com

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