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LIFESTYLE

Check Out 20 Photos Of The Ooni Of Ife From The Recent Olokun Festival

The Olokun Festival is one of the numerous festivals of the Yoruba's.This festival spread across all Yoruba lands including the Edos in South-southern Nigeria.The Olokun is believed to be the goddess of the season or the god of the sea.The festival differs in different regions of Yoruba land.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out 20 Photos Of The Ooni Of Ife From The Recent Olokun Festival

RELIGION

I found peace after I became an Olokun worshiper—Woman who renounced Christianity reveals(VIDEO)

Yeye Lara Fashola-Fanimokun, the priestess of Olokun deity, has maintained that it was after she renounced Christianity that she finally found peace. According to her, After her parents who are Muslims discovered that she had a special kind of powers and could prophesy as a kid, so they went to consult a pastor who informed them that she had to work for the lord, and as parents who want the best for their child, they allowed her to convert to Christianity where she grew to become a prophetess.

  1 year ago ago
I found peace after I became an Olokun worshiper—Woman who renounced Christianity reveals(VIDEO)

RELIGION

Lady reveals why her Muslim parents converted her to Christianity, why she dumped Christianity

Yeye Lara Fashola is a traditionalist who has practiced the three major religions in Nigeria. She was born a Muslim, but got converted to Christianity when she was seven years old. She later dumped Christianity for the traditional religion which she practices today Lara is a high priestess of the Olokun deity.

  1 year ago ago
Lady reveals why her Muslim parents converted her to Christianity, why she dumped Christianity

ENVIRONMENT

How The Worship Of Olokun Began In Edo State

Benin is the present day capital of Edo State in South-South Nigeria. The history of Olokun worship in Benin is probably as old as that of the city. According to this version of the myth, there was a hunter that resided in Urhonigbe in Edo (Benin) Kingdom.

  1 year ago ago
How The Worship Of Olokun Began In Edo State

RELIGION

My position as a priestess of Olokun is bigger than that of a prophet or a pastor's wife–Yeye Lara

Yeye Lara Fashola-Fanimokun, the woman who renounced Christianity to become a high priestess of Olokun deity has maintained that the position she occupied as a priestess is a higher hierarchy (bigger) compared to the position of a prophet or a pastor's wife, popularly referred to as mummy G. O.

  1 year ago ago
My position as a priestess of Olokun is bigger than that of a prophet or a pastor's wife–Yeye Lara

RELIGION

VIDEO: The People Of Iru Kingdom Observe The Olokun Ceremony With Oba Abdulwasiu Omogbolahan

The Oniru of Iru Kingdom, His Royal Majesty Oba Abdulwasiu Omogbolahan (Abisogun II) has recently shared the photos and video of the Olokun ceremony that was performed as part of the traditional demands in Iru Kingdom. The aim of the ceremony is to create awareness of their past history, origin and culture for their children to learn and observe from time to time.

  1 year ago ago
VIDEO: The People Of Iru Kingdom Observe The Olokun Ceremony With Oba Abdulwasiu Omogbolahan

RELIGION

Shame: Five Fake Pastors Allegedly Caught With Charms And Ritual Items In Nigeria (Photos)

The Igbo people say that if you want to eat toad, eat a fat one, so that when they call you an eater of toad, you proudly own it with full chest. This simply means that one should not disguise to deceive people. Whatever you are or represent in your secret, be same in the open because what is used for cleaning the ears shouldn't be used for cleaning the eyes. In Nigeria, we have freedom of worship. You're free to practise any religion you deem fit, so long as it does not harm public interest. We have renowned

  2 years ago ago
Shame: Five Fake Pastors Allegedly Caught With Charms And Ritual Items In Nigeria (Photos)

LIFESTYLE

Yeye Lara Fashola-Fanimokun Celebrates The Olokun Festival In Grand Style in Lagos

The ever glowing and flamboyant Yeye Lara Fashola-Fanimokun, Olu Ase Olokun Agbaye, Maritime Lawyer, wife, custodian of Yoruba spirituality and culture, role model ,Yoruba cultural ambassador, feminist, activist, trail blazer, serial philanthropist , entrepreneur, Yeye Olokun Olosa of Lagos State, a High Priestess of Olokun, Obatala,Yemoja, Osun and Ogun brought Crème de la crème of the society to the Monarch Events Centre, Lekki to celebrate the annual Olokun Festival.

  1 year ago ago
Yeye Lara Fashola-Fanimokun Celebrates The Olokun Festival In Grand Style in Lagos

LIFESTYLE

Yeye Lara Fashola -Fanimokun, Olu Ase Olokun Agbaye, Promoting The River Goddess

Yeye Lara Fashola -Fanimokun, Olu Ase Olokun Agbaye Sets The Stage For 2021 Olokun Festival. Olokun (Yoruba: Olóòkun) is an orisha spirit in Yoruba religion. Olokun is the parent of Aje, the orisha of great wealth and of the bottom of the ocean.

  1 year ago ago
Yeye Lara Fashola -Fanimokun, Olu Ase Olokun Agbaye, Promoting The River Goddess

ENTERTAINMENT

Drama As Kemi Olunloyo Confronts Policemen In Lagos (Video)

If you think Kemi Olunloyo, the Nigerian controversial journalist and blogger is only vocal online, then you are mistaken. She's a double dose of her assertiveness physically too, also laced with a tinge of humour. Today in Ajah, Lagos, Kemi slugged it out with some policemen in front of a first Bank in the locality. She unabashedly stood her ground as she accused the uniform men of extortion and threats. According to Kemi, the policemen had forcefully collected money from her manager three good times. Kemi

  2 years ago ago
Drama As Kemi Olunloyo Confronts Policemen In Lagos (Video)

TRAVEL

The Yoruba Story And Mystery Behind Okun And Oosa[Well Explained]

"It is basic for children that steady records in highly contrasting are kept from this time forward for history to win. Everybody has to recognize what every celebration symbolizes so as to pass it to ages unborn. This will assist them with having a feeling of history and they can keep on spreading our way of life."  Those were the expressions of the Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, at the current year's festival of Osaara celebration. Much the same as each other celebratio

  2 years ago ago
The Yoruba Story And Mystery Behind Okun And Oosa[Well Explained]

HEALTH

21 Signs You Have Mammi Water (water Spirit)

Today I will be teaching you the 21 signs that you mami water {water spirit} Mammi water spirit is different from Olokun or Osun or Oya. Although they are all water spirits but they operate differently. Both Olokun and Mami water use similar symbols which represent water and are used as a vehicle into the spiritual world. Native chalk is used for Olokun while talcum powder is used for mami water. Mami water is a very recent development so most of the things used are modern. 21 Signs You Have Mammi Water {1}

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21 Signs You Have Mammi Water (water Spirit)

ENTERTAINMENT

Beautiful Pictures of Queeneth Agbor

Queeneth Agbor is a Nigerian actress and media personality. Raised in Calabar, she graduated in microbiology from the University of Calabar. Queeneth Agbor is an actress, known for Olokun, The infertile Maiden 2 (2019) and Shattered Soul (2014). She relocated to Lagos, after feeling that people were "pressurising" her to become an actress.  The talented Calabar born screen diva is known for displaying her melanin beauty and her natural assets on social media She is a celebrity who is versatile, extra spice,

  2 years ago ago
Beautiful Pictures of Queeneth Agbor

ENTERTAINMENT

What You Don't Know About The Goddess Of Wealth And Prosperity Called ; Orisa AJE

The goddess of wealth ; popularly known as AJE is one of the 401 god's that is being worshipped .The main capacity and strength of the goddess of wealth , his to provide sufficient wealth and greater economic benefits , for whoever worship her ,AJE is known to be the daughter of olokun ; the sea goddess . Some are of the believe that , it is essential to praise AJE ,before anyone can get favour from olokun ( the sea goddess ) ,this is due to the fact that AJE is the only daughter of olokun and olokun loves her

  2 years ago ago
What You Don't Know About The Goddess Of Wealth And Prosperity Called ; Orisa AJE

ENTERTAINMENT

The orisha and the 12 gods of Yoruba mythology

At the beginning of Yoruba mythology, the universe was just two elements, the ethereal sky above and a watery chaos below. Two gods rule over these two primordial realms. Olokun presides over this watery abyss, an aquatic realm populated by sea spirits. As master of the waters, he has a great insight into the mysteries of nature. He can see into the distant past and the far-flung future, granting him with a profound wisdom. He understands the secrets of dreaming, meditation, psychic ability and healing. Tho

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The orisha and the 12 gods of Yoruba mythology

ENTERTAINMENT

Myths: What You Must Know About The Yorubas And Their Gods

Myths is one of the things that make up human existence and history, there is no culture or society that doesn't have it own myth, even though there is differences. Myths is pass from one generation to another. It originated when human were still natural, during this period, they believed in gods and deity. Today, we will be looking into the Yoruba creation myth, how Yoruba was created and their gods. From thorough research I am able to find a true version of the myth even though it is abridged, it is original.

  2 years ago ago
Myths: What You Must Know About The Yorubas And Their Gods

TRAVEL

The creation of mankind according to the Yoruba people

This is a detailed account of Yoruba creation. In the beginning, there was only one the sky above and the waters below and all this was ruled by the Orisha the council of gods. Olorun ruled the sky while Olokun ruled the sea below. One day one of the gods named Obatala decided to create dry land. He went to meet Olorun for permission and he went to meet Orunmila for advice. Orunmila told him he will need a long gold chain, a snail shell filled with sand, a white hen, a black cat and a palm nut. Once Obatala

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The creation of mankind according to the Yoruba people

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Rainstorm unleashes ruin in Ondo people group in the midst of stay-at-home request

Rainstorm unleashes ruin in Ondo people group in the midst of stay-at-home request  Disaster struck on Wednesday in certain pieces of Akoko in Ondo North Senatorial locale zone of Ondo State following the pulverization of structures by rainstorm that savagely slid on the influenced networks.  The rainstorm influenced Ugbe, Jubilee pivot of Ikare-Akoko just as Semu-Semu, Olokun, Agbaluku, and Arigidi-Akoko.  The influenced occupants, who were generally merchants and ranchers were inside during the 45 minu

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Rainstorm unleashes ruin in Ondo people group in the midst of stay-at-home request

TRAVEL

Yoruba creation myth

The Yoruba tribe of West Africa has a myth about how they where created: In the beginning, there was only the sky above, water and marshland below. The chief god Olorun ruled the sky, and the goddess Olokun ruled what was below. Obatala, another god, reflected upon this situation, then went to Olorun for permission to create dry land for all kinds of living creatures to inhabit. He was given permission, so he sought advice from Orunmila, oldest son of Olorun and the god of prophecy. He was told he would nee

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Yoruba creation myth

SPORTS

Edo People: Reasons Why They Are Known For Their Beauty In Nigeria

In the traditional religion of the Edo, there exists, besides the human world, an invisible world of supernatural beings acting as interceders for the human world. Offerings are made to them in their respective shrines. Osanobua is the creator and Supreme God. His son/daughter Olokun is ruler of all bodies of water and is responsible for the prosperity and fertility of his/her human followers. Another son Ogun , is the patron god of metalworkers. Many Edo are Christians or Muslims. Traditional religion includes

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Edo People: Reasons Why They Are Known For Their Beauty In Nigeria