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Master Mami Wata Vodoun Priest

Thursday, July 10, 2008

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Voodoo Day celebrated in Benin

Thursday, June 5, 2008

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Thousands of followers have gathered in Benin in the seaside town of Ouidah to celebrate National Voodoo Day. They met at a beach called the point of no return, where slaves left on ships for the Americas centuries ago, taking their religion with them. Of Benin's seven million citizens, 65% believe in Voodoo. The day has been a national holiday for a decade.

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