Initiation in Ifa/Orisa – Part II

In Part I of initiation in the Ifa/Tradition, we gave some insights to the process using Ifa initiation (Ite’fa) as the example. It is important to keep in mind the protocols that comes with this very important life path milestone. There are protocols that must be observed by both initiates and initiators. We will continue to use Ifa initiation as the example.

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Initiation in Ifa/Orisa – Part I

In Traditional Ifa/Orisa, initiation is a process of inducting someone, irrespective of their age, sex, race, into the mysteries of a particular Orisa through various ritual rites of passage according to the lineage of the presiding priests and priestesses. This intricate ceremony aligns the initiates with their destiny and, amongst other things, will reveal taboos which have been negatively impacting the their life.

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