Sixteen Cowries: Yoruba Divination from Africa to the New World

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Indiana University Press, 1993 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 790 pages
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"... a landmark in research of African oral traditions."Â —African Arts

"... a significant contribution to the understanding of Yoruba religious belief, magic, and art." —Journal of Religion in Africa

Yoruba texts and English translations of a divination system that originated in Nigeria and is widely practiced today by male and female diviners in the diaspora. A landmark edition.

 

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Contents

Gl15
15
PI
55
cowries
583
Appendix
774
References Cited
787
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