Understanding The Orishas: OBA the Orisha who turned pain into power

Understanding The Orishas: OBA the Orisha who turned pain into power

This month as we are touching the subject of female sexuality we thought to also introduce the various female Orisha of the practice of Ifa. Oba’s story is one of the most beautiful one, in which the Orisha Oba turned her heartbreak into beauty. Want to find out which Orisha set up Oba and which Orisha broke her heart? tune in to our podcast.

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Sex wasn't always Taboo: exploring female sexuality

 Sex wasn't always Taboo: exploring female sexuality

It’s funny that sex is taboo in our society, you and I wouldn’t exist if it wasn’t for sex, yet it is something that makes people uncomfortable to talk about. Everyone at one point has sex, it is a vital part of our evolution, yet somehow it is still frown upon it. Sex wasn't always taboo, in fact ancient practices like tantrism explore the concept of sex as a gateway to enlightenment

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Learning To Understand Your Chakras- And Their Orisha

Learning To Understand Your Chakras- And Their Orisha

Most people are familiar with the eastern definition of chakras. However did you know that various African spiritual practices were well aware of the existence of our chakras? We can witness this in the manifestation of the concepts of the orisha. Below I listed each chakra and their respective Orisha.

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