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Nigeria: 'Snakes a Threat to Boko Haram'

Nigeria: 'Snakes a Threat to Boko Haram' | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
Some members of the Islamist sect Boko Haram, have confessed that many of them are fleeing the Sambisa Forest to areas across Borno State because of spiritual attacks from mysterious snakes and bees that have killed many of their leaders.
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Tanzanian Families Seek Safe Havens for Albinos

Tanzanian Families Seek Safe Havens for Albinos | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
"Witch doctors will pay as much as $75,000 for a full set of body parts from an albino,"  according to a Red Cross report.
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Cemetery may see development, but where are the bodies?

Cemetery may see development, but where are the bodies? | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
What used to be a black cemetery could now become a townhouse development.
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Vaudou Practice in Haiti and New Orleans - YouTube

Lecture and presentation from New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, 2011. April 30, 2011 Moderator: Dr. Joyce Marie Jackson Participants: Elmer Glover, Mam...
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Mysterious demonic ring eating away boy's finger | TheInfoNG.com

Mysterious demonic ring eating away boy's finger | TheInfoNG.com | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
A 19-year-old boy may have to chop off his swollen index finger which is being “eaten” by a mysterious ring.Eric Buabeng, told Starr Fm that he found the ring..
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Baby Dolls | Entries | KnowLA, Encyclopedia of Louisiana

Baby Dolls | Entries | KnowLA, Encyclopedia of Louisiana | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
This entry provides an overview of the Baby Dolls, a traditional organization of costumed dancers who parade through the streets of New Orleans on Mardi Gras Day.
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Nearly 4000 blacks lynched in the US from 1877 to 1950: study

Nearly 4000 blacks lynched in the US from 1877 to 1950: study | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
A total of 3959 black people were lynched in the southern United States over 73 years, 700 more than previous tallies, a study finds
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Pure History Specials: Dance of the Severed Head

The spectacular 250 year old Gajon Folk Festival in Kurmun, India, culminates in a controversial dance with a decayed human head. Karma Wangchuk, a filmmaker from Bhutan, has been granted access to find out more about this mysterious ritual.
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An Unlikely Alliance Fights HIV In The Bronx's Afro-Honduran Diaspora

Thousands of Garifuna people — Hondurans of African descent — live in New York City. A doctor there is reaching out to Garifuna faith healers to test and treat members of that community who have HIV.
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Pure History Specials: War On Witches

Discover how a single publication sparked a viral outbreak of witch-hunting, initially in Britain, and later spread across the world. Notably, it fueled the Salem witch trials which terrorized parts of the US a hundred years later.
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Witch Hunting - Began in Britain 400 years ago with the First ruler of England and Scotland; the young King James.

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Rougarou - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Rougarou

The rougarou (alternately spelled as Roux-Ga-Roux, Rugaroo, or Rugaru), is a legendary creature in Laurentian French communities linked to European notions of the werewolf. Rougarou represents a variant pronunciation and spelling of the original French lou-garou.

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A Journalist Asks Asamoah Gyan a ‘STUPID QUESTION’ in Ghana & He Gets Beaten? | The Animalistic Behaviour of Third World Citizens

A Journalist Asks Asamoah Gyan a ‘STUPID QUESTION’ in Ghana & He Gets Beaten? | The Animalistic Behaviour of Third World Citizens | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
Few days ago, it emerged that a certain journalists with Daily Graphic- Mr. Daniel Kenu had asked Ghana’s Black Stars’ captain-Asamoah Gyan a “stupid
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CUSTOMS AND SUPERSTITIONS IN LOUISIANA - Historical New Orleans 1897-1917

CUSTOMS AND SUPERSTITIONS IN LOUISIANA, New Orleans, Storyville, New Orleans Red-Light District 1897-1917, Basin Street, Gateway to Storyville, New Orleans, extenstive historical content.
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Strange 'Magical' Amulet Has Scientists Buzzing

Strange 'Magical' Amulet Has Scientists Buzzing | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
A strange "magical" amulet dating back about 1,500 years has archaeologists buzzing.

One side of the stone amulet, which was unearthed in 2011 in the ancient city of Nea Paphos in southwestern Cyprus, bears a 59-letter inscription that r...
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Top 10 Common Dreams And Their Meanings - Listverse

Top 10 Common Dreams And Their Meanings - Listverse | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
We all wonder about the meaning of dreams. Do they know our future? Do they answer our deepest questions? Here are ten facts about the meaning of dreams.
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Listening to the volcano: Nasa communities blend ancestral knowledge with contemporary seismology in Colombia

Listening to the volcano: Nasa communities blend ancestral knowledge with contemporary seismology in Colombia | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
On Ricardo Mena’s first humanitarian mission with the United Nations in April 1994, the only way to fly over southwestern Colombia’s Valle del Cauca was by police helicopter. Mena had been assigned...
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Haiti and the music of Congo Square - YouTube

Lecture and presentation from New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, 2011 Moderator: Joyce Marie Jackson Panelists: Freddie Williams Evans, Royce Osborn, Lu...
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Watch as Haiti Carnival turns to tragedy

Watch as Haiti Carnival turns to tragedy | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
Haiti was confronting more heartache today after at least 20 people were killed and more than 60 injured after an electricity cable struck people taking part in the annual Carnival celebrations.
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Maskers carry on Carnival tradition in Tremé

At dawn on every Mardi Gras since 1819, the Skull and Bone gangs of New Orleans have taken to the streets in skeleton costumes, carrying bones and shaking
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10 Freaky Things You Won't Believe Trees Can Actually Do - Listverse

10 Freaky Things You Won't Believe Trees Can Actually Do - Listverse | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
Featured photo credit: Paul Bolstad Trees tend to be ignored because they don’t do much---until you look closer. Then, they just get weird. From unexpected
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Senior LRA Commander Maj Gen. Acellam Undergoes Traditional Cleansing - Acholi Times - The voice of the Acholi people

Senior LRA Commander Maj Gen. Acellam Undergoes Traditional Cleansing - Acholi Times - The voice of the Acholi people | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
Maj. General Ceasar Acellam, the former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebel’s field commander has finally undergone a cleansing ceremony held to forgive and welcome him home after 25 years in the bush. Acellam was captured on the banks of River Mbou in Central African Republic (CAR) by the
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St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 may need a 24 hour security patrol to stop vandalism of tombs

St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 may need a 24 hour security patrol to stop vandalism of tombs | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
The Archdiocese of New Orleans is taking action on vandals damaging tombs in St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 by imposing new rules that allow visitors to enter with a licensed tour guide only. While many tour guide companies applaud the new rules one local tour guide company owner would like to see a 24 hour security patrol added to the historic cemetery.
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Seven Accused African Witches Burned to Death : DNews

Seven Accused African Witches Burned to Death : DNews | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
Seven people in East Africa were killed earlier this week after being accused of witchcraft. Continue reading →
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Akose Ifa

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What is AKOSE IFA? "Akose is a form of prayer that is said when the necessary materials or their prepared outcome are available on site. It can also be described as the combinations of materials us...
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‘Sorry for Left’: Ghanaian Culture and the Left-Handed

‘Sorry for Left’: Ghanaian Culture and the Left-Handed | Voodoo World Wide | Scoop.it
  There is a little quirk about Ghanaian culture that has been boggling my mind for a while now, the apparent aversion to the left hand and anything
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