[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
7084: Re: 7066: Talking about Vodou in Haiti some more (fwd)
From: C & C Henrius <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>The nationality of the Houngan or Mambo
>is of no importance, ....
Then how do you account for the Haitian Vodouissant's belief that true
Mambos and Oungans are born to be so and that it is a gift passed from
generation to generation depi nan ginen... and that all others (especially
outsiders) "achte je" or buy their 'sight'?
"We are living beyond our means. As a people, we have developed a life
style that is draining the earth of its priceless and irreplaceable re-
sources without regard for the future of our children and people all
around the world."