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“Papa Simbi’s Coil”

My portrait of Vodouisant Bokor Marco Bergmann of Societe Le Vie. http://www.gratis-webserver.de/BokorMarco/index.html

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“Simbi In The Nimbostratus”

In my painting for Simbi I used the old Roman crucifix for symbolism of God. Vodou is called evil and satanic by popular opinion, but truth is, the Vodou lwa come from God. All energy, all life and all spirits are only possible through … Continue reading

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The Simbi lwa!

  The Simbi lwa are a powerful group! Simbi Dlo, Simbi Andezo, Simbi Makaya and Gran Simba the female of the group. They are petro lwa, they have no rada formation and believed to be originally from the Kongo region. Simbi Makaya is a … Continue reading

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Damballah and Aida Ouedo, the serpent and the rainbow.

    Damballah is the great serpent, he is fond of eggs and he dwells in springs, and rivers.  His wife is the beautiful spirit Aido Ouedo, she is the rainbow! Here, I have different variations of Damballah’s veves.

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