Aboru Aboye oooo!, I greet you all in the language of Ifa and of all traditional people, from the holy Odu Ogunda Meji. Today, August 20th 2016, all Orisha People in Nigeria and around the world will celebrate Isese day (e-shay-shay), which is Day of Tradition. Today in Nigeria all Babalawo’s, Iyanifa’s, Olorishas and everyone who practices the traditional way of life which is the practice, worship and veneration of Ifa/Orisha will celebrate this day for all its worth. The appropriate greeting for this day is Isese Lagba (E-shay-shay-Lag-ba) which means tradition is the best way, or tradition is on top of all religions. After someone greets you “Isese Lagba,” you will answer Isese Lagba Gbogbo Wa (E-shay-shay- Bug-bo Wa!) which means tradition will stay with us always.
20 Aug 2016 12 Comments
18 Aug 2016 21 Comments
First I want to thank all who has so far contributed to the Bloggers post, which you can see the page for it on top of the home page marked Contribute a Post. Keep the contributions coming as I enjoy reading them, along with my bloggers, peepers and sometimers. How blessed am I to have you all reading and most especially participating on my humble blog, where I tend to become a silly child in the comment box. Nuh mind me, mi neva had a childhood, (breed young and did haffi grow up fast) so when oonuh start di mad tings dem, the child in me comes out, and I so love her (sucks thumb and smile wid mi black bald head one eye dolly inna mi han). Mth, Yazzy, Cami, and KB and now Prosperity does not make it easy for me to behave as we enemy all share the same padded room ah Bellevue, anyone who has met me in real life knows this is how I truly am, mi love laugh, after all laughter is better than quarrel.
16 Aug 2016 7 Comments
Good day all nice and decent people. Today is the official bloggers contribution day, although I have been sharing it with Tuesday’s, due to the amount of contributions I have received thus far, we praise the lard! Brian aka Aboyade an initiate of the powerful Orisa Oya, has sent in a post. Here is hoping we can chat, so peepers and sometimers come out from hiding and participate. Orisa Oya is a very powerful Orisa as is all of them. Her color is maroon, and she is owner of the wind, breeze, therefore symboling change. Here she is very important because nothing remains constant everything is always changing, and change is important to human development and evolution. In Nigeria you are only initiated to an Orisa if you are from that family and this most especially so with Oya. If the Babalawo checks IFA and the sacred Odu IFA Ogunda/Osa aka Ogunda/Massa appears, it is more likely that you are a child of Oya. Written in the verses of this Odu are tales of this deity too complex to be written here, but I will write on this topic soon on my other blog, www.ifaorishaunveiled.com. More
15 Aug 2016 23 Comments
Good day to every one, this is a short post (I will be very busy today) with the highlights of one of the initiations done the other day. This one that I am showing today is that of initiation to Orisa Obatala. I love this Orisa so much. The man of peace, the wise man, the Orisa who was given the task to create man. To the person who left a comment this morning about Jesus is the only way, please to low mi site and gwey. Go warn pon bus or preach in church, but do not come on my blog like yuh ah fling wud. I respect everyone’s religion, but your comment was not coming from a good place, so nuh mek mi fling mi cyber frock ova mi head and tell yuh some claat. More
10 Aug 2016 19 Comments
Hello everyone, here again blogger Kevin has sent in a post to tickle our minds. Open up to receive information, do not discount what you do not know, understand, or are unable to fathom. The human mind has limitations, and this causes many to not be able to see beyond what is in front of us, or rather I should say those of you who are still asleep. Some may think that they are awake, but they too cannot understand that the world they live in is an illusion, also, while they can comprehend the concept of God, they cannot see themselves as God or creators or even see God out of human form, realizing their intimate connection to the divine which is fragmented within them. Most often the mind cannot understand this, at least to the depth that is needed for great enlightenment. Remember we all have been programmed from the time we came into being, having conformed to the reality that was already set in place for us. So it would then be cruel of me or any other who is wide awake to expect you to suddenly accept depths that is beyond your mental capacity. Depths, If explored, can free you from earthly woes and sorrow caused by our chaotic world, giving you clarity of this your life’s journey. Black magic, what really is it? Are these things real, and are we being affected by it in some way, shape or form? Read and pray for understanding, I have my own views on what the author have written, so let us walk with her for a moment, let’s see the depths of her mind, please share your thoughts or even ask your questions, I am here with you. Pay special attention to what she writes about fear.
Kevin, big up for this, and keep them coming people. Bloggers contribution, sell right off. More
09 Aug 2016 42 Comments
Good day to each and everyone who will pass through this blog today. I greet you in the name of Oludumare (the name for God in the Yoruba language). I greet you with the might, power and strength of Orunmila (IFA), my mother Osun and all Orishas. I salute the “Mothers” (elders of the night). I salute Èṣù the world police and messenger of Oludumare. I salute Egunguns (ancestral beings) and all beings, malevolent and benevolent which are apart of the universe and who also participate in lighting the way for human evolution and consciousness. To all initiates of IFA/Orisha tradition I greet you in the language of Ifa, which was brought to us through the holy scripture/Odu IFA , Ogunda Meji….Aboru Aboye Abosise. More
03 Aug 2016 37 Comments
One of our own, her name is Joy needs our prayers now. Please help her in praying for her to get a job, as she is in the Bahamas and is not working. She texted me just now and asked for my help, in praying for her. I told her that I would share the matter with the family, which is you all. The text said she felt as if she was breaking down. More