Traditional Yoruba Spirituality Webinar and Workshop Series!!!- In NYC!
Traditional Yoruba Spirituality Workshop and Webinar Series
A series of informative, instructional and thought provoking workshops about traditional Yoruba religion and spirituality.
Introduction to Yoruba Religion
Thursday, May 24, 2012, 7-9pm $15 in advance/$20 at the door
Learn about the fundamentals of the indigenous spiritual traditions of the Yoruba people. Learn about the beliefs systems, religious tenants, orisa, various denominations, Yoruba scripture and sacred literature as well as the steps one can take to get involved. Online webinar also available for those not able to physically attend actual workshop.
Register online for the workshop at: http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb443939125
Nine African Spiritual Powers
Thursday, May 31, 2012, 7-9pm $15 in advance/$20 at the door
Traditional Yoruba religion is perhaps the most widely practiced African religion in the world. At the heart of this spiritual tradition are powerful forces called the orisa. Learn about nine of the most popular orisa as well as others in this dynamic and thought provoking workshop. Online webinar also available for those not able to physically attend actual workshop.
Register online for this workshop at: http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb513939427
How to Perform Ose: Weekly Orisa Worship
Thursday, June 7, 2012, 7-9pm $15 in advance/$20 at the door
One of the core spiritual practices of Orisa worshippers is performing their weekly orisha worship ritual called Ose. Learn the fundamentals and mechanics to this deeply spiritual and empowering practice. Topics to be covered included preparation, purification, prayer, offerings, and divination. Online webinar also available for those not able to physically attend actual workshop.
Register online for this workshop at: http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb523941077
Orin Orisa: Orisa Songs Workshop
Thursday, June 14, 2012, 7-9pm $25 in advance/$30 at the door
Learn traditional Orisa songs used to venerate, praise, and invoke the orisa in this dynamic workshop. Songs for Sango, Obatala, Esu, Yemoja, Oshun and other orisa will be covered. Manuscript of songs in Yoruba with English translation as well as audio cd will be provide for all participants.
Register online for this workshop at: http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb323941107
For more information about these workshops email jamelcherry@....
About the Presenter
Baba Sangobukunmi Faseye is a traditional Yoruba priest of Ifa and Sango, documentary filmmaker, certified Holistic Health Coach, African diviner and Third-Degree Reiki Master. He was initiated into the Sango priesthood in Nigeria by Sangodele Ibuowo, the Elegun Sango of Koso, Oyo State , Nigeria . He was also initiated into the Ifa priesthood by Baba Fakayode Faniyi and members of the Idin Ileke Ifa Temple in Osogbo. Since his initiation, he has studied Ifa and Yoruba spirituality under the tutelage of his esteemed godfather and spiritual mentor, Baba Fakayode Faniyi, the Agbongbon Awo of Osogbo, through periodic visits to Nigeria .
He studied holistic health and traditional African medicine with various healers and received his certification as an African healer in African Science and Healing by Dr. Kofi Asare, noted Ghanian healer and herbalist. He also completed an Indigenious African Spiritual Technology apprenticeship under the direction of Malidoma Some, African Shaman and Phd scholar. He also was certified as a Holistic Health Coach at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. Baba Faseye's work is centered around health and wellness and the healing power of African spirituality.