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“Ti Jean Petro, Incendiary Soul”

Ti Jean Petwo Is a serpent spirit who dances in flames and consumes fiery things when in possession of a human body. In chromolithographs his traditional image used for worship is the Catholic St. John The Baptist, his special feast … Continue reading

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“Brijit, Baron’s Beloved”

Mamman Brigitte is a lwa that is European in origin, the wife of Baron Samedi, together they are the head of the Ghede family of vodou lwa! Brigitte comes from the Scottish and Irish sent to Ayiti who suffered through indentured servitude. Not as horrible and … Continue reading

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“Petro’s Violin, Songs of Sheer Rage”

This is my original oil painting on canvas self-titled “Petro’s Violin” or “Songs  Of Sheer Rage.” The figures in the painting play their instruments with ferocity and fever pitch cadence! They play and dance from the golden fields, through the river, way up into the sky! Turning … Continue reading

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Erzulie Red Eyes (Ge Rouge)

This is my creative interpretation the of Lwa Erzulie Red Eyes, she is a spiritual aspect of Erzulie Dantor the great warrior and fierce defender of women! Here Erzulie Red Eyes stands in a sea of her enemy’s blood and she holds a silver machete behind … Continue reading

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Cousin Azaka

   Cousin Azaka is a spirit of agriculture, he is a rada lwa and has no petro form!  He is a country man, he wears denim, a red mushwa, a straw hat and carries a djakout sack where he  places his food and other … Continue reading

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Damballah La Flambeau

   This is Damballah the great serpent in his fiery form! The flaming torch!       Honor be to Damballah and all of his spiritual aspects.

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Ogoun Badagris

      Ogoun Badagris is another powerful spiritual aspect of Ogoun! All Ogouns are Ogoun!    He is the Lwa of war and battle,  you can call to Ogoun Badagris to clear your path in life of all obstacles and adversity! Ogoun loves to drink Rum and whiskey, give him mangoes too! … Continue reading

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Ogoun Feraille

     This is the veve of Ogoun Ferraille! He Is a great warrior and you can call on him when you need a power boost! He is very strong like Iron and his strength you can draw from to … Continue reading

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