Ifa Orisa Spirituality for Beginners

An introductory course about basic core tenants of Ifa Orisa Tradition with lecture, exercises, and personal rituals.

Take this Course for $99.99
So you have been hearing about African Spirituality, Orisa, Ifa, and Ancestors lately? You are curious but don't know where to start or who to go to? You are invited to take an online class that will allow you to explore, learn, and get your questions answered.
These are introductory classes for those seeking further information about the Ifa Orisha tradition, African Spirituality, or those seeking to practice their ancestral traditions. The emphasis is on beginners, those who don't live near or know any priests, those who want to learn but haven't committed to any Ile or God parent and those in the diaspora. While the course is taught by a fully initiated priestess in the tradition, (Ayelekumari.com) it is taught for those who may be interested in deepening their understanding of the tradition in general. It's here to answer your questions and fill in the blanks without judgement or misinformation often found on the Internet.

The course consist of audio lecture recordings from a live class in MP3 format—- (approximately 12 hours of audio! ). reading material, exercises, video references from a number of sources.

Topics covered are as follows:
  • African Spirituality and Ancestral Traditions- exploring common features and approaches of African Spirituality and other African spiritual traditions.
  • History of Ifa Orisha Tradition - Participants will learn about the ancient, recent, and modern developments in the tradition from Africa to the Americas.
  • Introduction to Ori and African higher consciousness- Students will learn about the role of the divine self in the whole scheme of African Spirituality.
  • Will learn a technique to connect with the divine self at any time.
  • Introduction to Ancestor Reverence- Will explore how to work with ones ancestors. Tools and techniques for deepening the relationship.
  • Introduction to Orisha - students will explore the nature of the divinities called Orisha and Irunmole in Ifa Orisha Spirituality.
  • Orisa songs - students will learn some Orisa songs, words, and meanings to help with running into the energy.

Course Curriculum

Lesson 1 video
Another Helpful video
History Lecture
Way of the Ancestors Audio Lectures
How to Build an Ancestor Altar
Family Tree
Libations
Another Libation
Ori Consciousness
Way of Ori Audio Lecture
Ori Invocation and Affirmation
Ori and Personal Character
Ori Song
Ori Meditation
How to Perform an Ibori Ceremony
Another kind of Ori Head Cleansing
Orisa Audio Lecture
Learning the Orisa
Art of Ritual and Orisa Songs Audio
Spirit of Orisa Short Film
Esu Songs
Yemoja Songs
Oya Songs
Osun Songs
Obatala Song
Ogun Songs
Sango Songs
author

Ayele Kumari

Instructor

ayelekumari.com/about