Lineage, Initiation, entitlement and appropriation: Part 2

As we come to the end of the decade, I am reflecting on some of the personalities that have crossed my path. One of the most disturbing trend I have found is the general  idea that Orisha are universal energies open for all too manipulate. This has led to many people building altars, selling produce,  creating rituals and also filming it for all to see. So there are a lot of  misguided individuals who think they have the entitlement to work with Orisha or the equivalent in other ATR religions, when they have no idea what they are doing. Then…

Support Your Community this Christmas: Part 2 Selfcare.

There are so many alternative gifts you may make. Although you could give material gifts, you could also buy vouchers for massage, treatments, life coaching and even divination.  Support your local community by thinking outside the box with your Christmas offerings! REFLEXOLOGY:  Buy a voucher from Yolanda Reflexology.  A one of treatment or a regular series of treatments can work wonders. In these stressful times, reflexology can help you relax, reduce stress and also boost your immune system. Yolanda is a trained experienced Reflexologist who is available for a range of treatments. She is also an Olorisha of Yemaya and…