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“You Are The Prettiest Bleu In The World”

Traditional Haitian vodou song for the lwa Ezili Freda In Kreyol and English:                                                                                                                                                         In Haitian Kreyol:  “Ezili O Kay la mande oze,  Ezili O Kay la mande oze, Ezili O Kay la mande oze, Si nen pwen dlo, oze lavek loksyon.”   In … Continue reading

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“Erzulie Red Eyes, The Separate Entity.”

Erzulie Red Eyes is a spirit that walks so closely with Erzulie Dantor, some Vodouisants say that she IS Dantor herself. But Erzulie Red Eyes Is also said to be her own spirit, a seperate entity apart from Metres Dantor. … Continue reading

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“Mambo Marinette, The Revolutionary!”

I am preparing a painting for Marinette.  I start with a black gesso base on canvas paper, this will be a night scene. Her symbol is the screech-owl, so the night belongs to her! Marinette is dressed in a priestess gown the blood Red … Continue reading

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“Erzulie Dantor’s song”

       This is my creative interpretation of 7 stabs of the knife, Erzulie Dantor in all her ferocious and warrior glory! In the song for Erzulie Danto,                                                     “Say hey! 7 stabs of the knife! 7 stabs of the sword! Hand me that basin! I’m going to vomit … Continue reading

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Ayizan Velekete

Ayizan is the mother of all kanzo initiates, she is the wife of Papa Loko, and patron of the marketplace and public spaces. She is a Rada lwa and her symbols also include the palm fronds.       Honor be to Ayizan!

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Erzulie Dantor

Erzulie Dantor is a strong and bold lwa! She is a fierce warrior and protector! She loves to drink Creme De Cacao and loves knives and daggers!   This is a song for Erzulie Dantor about her fierce strength: Jou ma’ … Continue reading

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