Monday, January 4, 2021

EP 102: Yoruba Religion

 The Yoruba, who not only inhabit Western African but who have been spread all over the world, have been practicing  their traditional religion for centuries. The Yoruba religion consisted of a mixture of indigenous beliefs, myths, legends, proverbs and songs.  Resources:  * The Origin of Life on Earth: An African Creation Myth by Sights Production * Bewaji, John A. "Oludumare: God in Yoruba Belief and the Theistic Problem of Evil" African Studies Quarterly, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 1988 * * Johnson, Christopher. "Ancient African religion Finds Roots in America." NPR, NPR, 25 Aug.2013. * Oderine, Olatundun. "The Lore of Religious Festivals Among the Yoruba and its Social Relevance." Lumina, Vol. 22, No.2, ISSN 2094-1188 * Olupona, Jacob K. "the Study of Yoruba Religious Tradition in Historical Perspective." Numen, vol. 40, no.3, 1993, pp.240-273 --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. Support this podcast:

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