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Yemanja and Juneteenth

by Iya Melissa

One of the things that really catapulted my interest in Candomble as a religious choice and not just a way of understanding how my culture survived in the diaspora was really grappling with my understanding of the Bible and Christianity. 1.210 mais palavras

Candomblé Structure

Ecology and Candomblé

by Iya Melissa

I’m from a small beach community in NYC.  Although I lived in buildings for most of my life, I always considered the beach as my backyard.   520 mais palavras