AFRICAN RELIGIONS & SACRED TEXTS
AFRICAN TRADITIONAL RELIGION
Features articles on the survival of traditional religious practices, relations with Islam and Christianity, and more.
JAMAICA ANANSI STORIES
Jamaican folklore, music and riddles, featuring an indominable trickster hero.
THE KEBRA NAGAST (The Queen of Sheba and Her Only Son Menyelek (I))
This work is a legendary history of Ethiopia. It has been cited as rationale for the Rastafarian apotheoisis of Emperor Haile Selassie.
THE WISDOM OF RASTAFARI
This is a short anthology of quotes from Haile Selassie compiled by a Rastafarian group.
NEW ORLEANS SUPERSTITIONS
Originally published in Harper's weekly, December 25th, 1886.
THE WORLD OF THE YORUBA
Ritual and Performance in Yorubaland.
ORIGINS OF VODOUN
Vodoun is a derivative of the world's oldest known religions which have been around in Africa since the beginning of human civilization.
THE RELIGIOUS PRACTICES OF SOUTHERN SLAVES IN AMERICA
"The West African slave trade, depleted some of the best minds taken from
these African soils. Many were priests and priestesses, who were raided from remote villages, and taken to America."

PTAH-HOTEP & THE INSTRUCTION OF KE'GEMNI: The Oldest Books in the World
Ancient African Philosophy: 6th Dynasty (2300 to 2150 BCE.) Ancient African Wisdom. Ptah-Hotep maxims are in the Prisse Papyrus which are in the Louvre. Another copy of these is in the British Museum.
Ancient Africa
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