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Marketing is Killing Osun Festival

Monday, December 21, 2009

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Marketing is Killing Osun Festival

The 600+ year old Osun Festival in Osogbo Nigeria is under threat from over-commercialization.

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Annual Akom for the Akan God Tegare

Saturday, October 25, 2008

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Annual Akom for the Akan God Tegare

The Temple of Nyame and the Asuo-Gyebi Shrine and Tegare Shrine of Washington, D.C. invite you to the Annual Akom for the Great God “TEGARE”of Ghana, West Africa. It is common for a God to provide instruction, warnings, advice, comfort and healing for attendees during Akom.

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African Film Festival

Monday, September 8, 2008

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The Temple of Nyame Presents an African Film Festival
Saturday, September 27, 2008

View 2 exciting films: ASHAKARA and BFAAT-KINE

Umoja House
2015 Bunker Hill Rd.
NE Washington, DC 20018
www.templeofnyame.org

Cost: $10.00 per Screening (per Movie)

For further information please call:
(202) 678-3100 / (301) 792-0297 / (240) 355-6962

Download the Event Flyer

The Temple of Nyame Presents an African Film Festival
Saturday, September 27, 2008

View 2 exciting films: ASHAKARA and BFAAT-KINE

Umoja House
2015 Bunker Hill Rd.
NE Washington, DC 20018
www.templeofnyame.org

Cost: $10.00 per Screening (per Movie)

For further information please call:
(202) 678-3100 / (301) 792-0297 / (240) 355-6962

Download the Event Flyer

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A Day of Healing

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

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A Day of Healing

On September 28, 2008 the Temple of Nyame will host its annual Water Ritual and a family and friends Appreciation Day. The event will be held in Maddox, MD on the Chesapeake Bay from 11:00 A.M. to 4 P.M.

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The Chicago African Festival of the Arts

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

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The Chicago African Festival of the Arts

The AFA (African Festival of the Arts) is held over four days during Labor Day weekend and has become for many, the traditional way to end the summer. The festival features live performances by local and international artists, fine art, handmade jewelry, sculpture and clothing by artisans, and foods from around the world and much, much more.

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Egbe Orisa Osun Festival – Atlanta

Thursday, July 17, 2008

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Aug. 9-10, 2008 the Egbe Orisa Osun Festival will be held in Atlanta, GA.

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Akan Outdoor Family Festival

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

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Pack lunch and bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Your family will enjoy a full day of entertainment and the African Market where you can purchase jewelry, books and Afrikan cloth.

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Gelede/Egungun Festival

Monday, June 9, 2008

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Gelede/Egungun Festival

The annual Gelede festival honors the creative and dangerous powers of women elders, female ancestors, and goddesses, known affectionately as "our mothers." Odun Egungun festivals are held in communities to commemorate the ancestors. Egungun masks are performed during these annual or biennial ceremonies as well as during specific funeral rites throughout the year.

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Vodou Festival In Togo

Sunday, June 8, 2008

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Vodou Festival in Togo.

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