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The Afrikan origins of the major world religions

The Afrikan origins of the major world religions

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Published by Karnak House in London, U.K .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Religions -- History -- Congresses.,
    • Africa -- Religion -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Yosef Ben-Jochannan, Charles Finch, and Modupe Oduyoye ; edited by Amon Saba Saakana.
      ContributionsBen-Jochannan, Yosef., Saakana, Amon Saba, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2400 .A455 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination98 p. :
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2449684M
      ISBN 100907015352
      LC Control Number87148753

        12 Major World Religions: The Beliefs, Rituals, and Traditions of Humanity's Most Influential Faiths - Kindle edition by Zephyros Press, Boyett, Jason. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 12 Major World Religions: The Beliefs, Rituals, and Traditions of Humanity's Most Influential /5(). There are well over 4, different religions in the world today. They vary by geographical spread, number of adherents, language, hierarchy and, of course, beliefs. Some of these thousands of.

      This work seeks to answer questions about the great religious traditions in the contemporary age. It focuses upon those religions that continue to demand the attention of the Western world. Following an introduction on the philosophy of religion, attention is focused on Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam which are religions that have had (and probably continue to have) the. The major faiths practiced in South Africa are Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, traditional African religions and Judaism. European and other foreign settlers brought most of these religions. Traditional African religion is very popular and arrived here with our North and West African ancestors.

      African Bookstore We are pleased to provide books on the African experience world wide, as well as books on the African American experience from your favorite African American authors. Childrens Best . West and Central Africa. The West African area is important because this is where the majority of slaves departed for the New World. Hence large elements of West African, particularly Yoruba, religion (blended with Catholicism) can be found in religions such as Vodun (also known as Voodoo) (Haiti), Candomblè (Brazil) and Santeria (Carribean).


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