Tag - oriki

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ORÍKÌ OSUN

(Praising the Spirit of the River) A tun eri eni ti o sunwon se. Alase tun se a kí nla oro bomi. Witness of a person’s ecstasy renewed. Once again in command of things, she greets the most important matter in the water. Ipen obinrin a jo eni ma re. Osun ma je mo aiye o jó le li eri...

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The Mother of the Fishes

The Mother of the Fishes

The morning of the day I fell and broke my arm, I had a beautiful, blessed experience. oyasdawta, my cousin who had declined the group lime the night before, in favour of a one on one with me, took me down to the beach we used to go to as kids. Before I went into the water, I asked Mama...

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