Vodou. Worldview. Monistic Ashe Ritual actions effect the world (magic) Animistic &/or Panentheistic? Lwas/loas associated with natural as well as cultural things Multi-tiered – Heaven; world; Ginen Relational – universe viewed as complex web of relationships & dependencies.
Ginen - land of loa and ancestors
Bondye – God (faceless, unknowable)
Lwas/loas (gods, spirits, saints) – very approachable
- les invisibles, les mysteres
Erzulie and daughter Anais (or Mary and Jesus)
Marie Laveau’s Tomb