No, it’s not a Halloween stunt, but a tenet of voodoo: the official religion of Haiti, along with Roman Catholicism. But don’t expect for Haitians to separate the two. “In churches, there’s a […]
Most accounts relating the evolution of Haitian art begin with the American painter DeWitt Peters, who arrived in the country in the early 1940s and established the Centre d’Art in Port-au Prince. […]
People don’t realise we have places like this in Haiti,” says Jeff, my dive instructor, as we glide into the cove. We’re surrounded by clear, warm water, just off the forested island […]
Followers of Haiti’s most celebrated patron saint, Our Lady of Mount Carmel, gathered at the Saut d’Eau waterfall Tuesday to pay her tribute and make requests.Worshippers performed Voodoo cleansing rituals in the […]
a rich blend of African and European, Christian and Voodoo influences — impresses all the more when you remember that it emerges from a swirl of poverty, political violence and natural disasters.Art […]
The Christian pilgrims crowded a barren mountainside in central Haiti by the thousands, seeking favors and spiritual renewal. Organized over the weekend by Our Lady of Fatima Bible Center, the three-day summit […]
Traditional voodoo ceremony in Haiti | euronews, no comment .
Little Haiti is part of North America’s immigrant narrative. For decades, Haitian refugees fleeing everything from Papa Doc’s Tonton Macoutes to natural disasters flocked to south Florida. In the two square kilometres […]
Le Président Michel Martelly chaperonné par son ex-ministre de la culture, Jean Mario Dupuy, et son conseiller, l’ex sénateur de l’Artibonite Youri Latortue, s’est rendu le 13 janvier dernier, à trois grands […]
Le président Michel J. Martelly s’est offert une petite virée sur des terres sacrées. Cette fois, ce n’était pas au Vatican mais bien dans les « lakou », aux Gonaïves, le 13 janvier. Les […]
Voodoo and Christianity joined by growth of Islam in Haiti – Caribbean360 .
Haiti-Constitution: Le vaudou en danger – Abrogation de l’article 297 – Radio Television Caraibes .
The Myth of “Voodoo”: A Caribbean American Response to Representations of Haiti | (A)theologies | Religion Dispatches
The Myth of “Voodoo”: A Caribbean American Response to Representations of Haiti | (A)theologies | Religion Dispatches .
More photos by contest winner Nathan Anderson from his trip to Haiti | OregonLive.com .
Powerful new Voodoo exhibit coming to Museum of Civilization — but no pins included.
Haitians realize Voodoo has no real power, turns to Christ . Related articles Voodoo Heals, D’Angelo Returns (theawl.com) When Death Wears Sunglasses: The Positive Aspect of Death in Haiti (repeatingislands.com) Valentine Voodoo […]