Santería

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Santería

A combination of Catholicism and ancient African magic, similar to voodoo, which is based on the worship of saints or Santeria. Believers visit Santerían spiritual healers for medical help—e.g., to cure dread diseases such as cancer. All Santerían priests and priestesses are herbalists who used plants as both remedies and for their “magic”.
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As a contributor to this history, Valdes elaborates a resistant mediation of Cuban identities informed by Lucumi spirituality, normative and non-normative sexuality, and the relationship between landscape and nation.
E o terceiro e ultimo grupo, e formado pelas escritoras nascidas nas decadas de 1960 e 1970: Julia Simona Guerrrero, Dionicia Moreno Aguirre, Sayly Duque Palacios, Lyda Cristina Lopez, Elcina Valencia Cordoba, Ana Milena Lucumi, Lorena Torres Herrera, Maria de los Angeles Popov, Sobeida Delgado Mina, Nelly Patricia Lerma.
For example, the eclectic mixture of historical religious/spiritual/healing influences from the Tainos, through the range of African subcultures (Yoruba, Congo, and on), criollo popular Catholicism, Kardecian Espiritismo, Santeria or Regla de Ocha or Religion Lucumi, Espiritismo, Espiritualismo, Santeria, Santerismo, SanSe to contemporary blendings require very careful study in order to clarify definitions, practices, and discover lost documents, obtain and reveal new data.
For example, in Lucumi (Santeria) Yoruba deities are disguised as Christian saints.
ANDREA KATERINE DURAN[1], ANGELA CRISTINA LUCUMI [1], LINA MARIA ZAPATA1,HENRY CORREA[2], HERNEY GARZON[3]
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Asi, en los registros aparece su hija Visitacion como esposa de Manuel Maria Lucumi con quien tuvo tres hijos.
Doce son los esplendidos temas incluidos en este compacto, cuya elegante pieza inicial (Llegada de Elegba) abre camino al tributo ofrecido a los orishas del panteon lucumi.
Del total de 400 testamentos solo tenemos a Maria del Carmen Lucumi, Clara Folupa y Pedro Congo.