Santería, also known as Regla de Ochá or La Regla de Ifá, is a syncretic religion
of Caribbean origin that developed in the Spanish Empire among West African ...
Most practitioners of Santería prefer the name Regla de Ocha or the Lucumí
religion. Although it's practiced today by people all over the world, Regla de Ocha
Mar 24, 2007 ... Santeria includes the worship of the Orisha -- literally "head guardians," and
religious beliefs of the Yoruba and Bantu people in Southern ...
Jun 16, 2009 ... Music video by Sublime performing Santeria. (C) 1996 Gasoline Alley Records
Santeria was brought to the New World by African slaves. They believe their
deities are living things, with the same needs as other beings. But each one has
Santeria is a dynamic example of the perseverance and inventiveness of the
West African slaves who were brought to Cuba to work on the sugar plantations.
Apr 21, 2014 ... This article originally appeared on VICE UK. Santeria — or "the worship of saints"
— is gaining ground as a popular religious practice in Cuba.
Santería is a religion that is capturing the interest of many people around the
globe due to its deep mystical roots and powerfully visceral religious experiences
Oct 16, 2013 ... One of the most common questions I receive through our church's Facebook
page and through our Contact Us page is some variation of How ...
History of Santeria The Orishas Initiations Divination What is Santeria? Just what
is santeria? To many it is a cult of animal sacrificing,devilworshipping fanatics.