- Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States
- Date published: 2014
- Format: Softcover
- ISBN: 9781502947260
Language: English. Brand new Book. Oriki is the praise poetry and invocations of the Yoruba people. It is expressed through chanting or singing and is used by Ifa/ Orisha initiates as words of power in ritual and ceremony. Awo Fa'lokun Fatunmbi has compiled over 140 Oriki in this comprehensive volume. It promises to be an invaluable resource for Ifa Orisha practitioners in ritual, meditation, and general learning about the sacred tradition of Ifa. It is complete with Oriki in English as well as Yoruba with grammatical emphasis marks to ensure proper pronunciation of the Yoruba language. Included are Oriki for the following: Egun, Esu, Osoosi, Ogun, Obatala, Olokun, Yemoja, Aganju, Oya, Sango, Ibeji, Osun, Oko, Osanyin, Nana Baruku, Orunmila, Odu, Ela, and much more!