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Living Santeria

rituals and experiences in an Afro-Cuban religion

by Michael Atwood Mason

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington [D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Santeria

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-159) and index

    StatementMichael Atwood Mason
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2532.S3 M27 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 165 p. ;
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17054930M
    ISBN 10158834052X, 1588340775
    LC Control Number2002021016

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Vega's account is rich with patokis ("mythic stories") and the lessons they teach for daily living."--Library Journal "Engaging, scholarly, and accessible, this is an excellent book."--Booklist "Vega makes an excellent, informed spokesperson on Santeria, and her accessible book will help explain Santeria beliefs and practices to a wide audience."Cited by: 1.

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This book goes into detail about the many lineages founders, including the one I belong to, Oba'Tola (Aurora ' La China' Morales) as well as Eshu Bi 'Pata Palo'/5. Coming to Santeria has been the strangest of things for me.

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In the book, The Altar of My Soul: The Living Traditions of Santería, author and practitioner of the Santeria Vega says, that Olodumare told the male Orishas that, “Without women and children, the world could not function.

Four-fold structure of Santeria. According to Migene Gonzalez-Wippler's book Santeria The Religion, there is a four-fold structure to Santeria: communication, possession, divine contact, and transformation.

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In The Altar of My Soul, Marta Moreno Vega recounts the compelling true story of her journey from ignorance and skepticism to initiation as a Yoruba priestess in the Santería religion.4/5(1).Living Santería, by Mason Mason explores Santeria as a contemporary phenomenon and offers an understanding of its complexity through his own experiences and those of its many practitioners.

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Since then he has created an active oricha "house" and has initiated five others as priests. He is a rare combination: a scholar-practitioner who is equally fluent in his profession and his religion.