uctp tribal member

Roots

Let us remember the Trinidad Independance and all our people`s amongst the Caribbean Sea`s …. In Nigeria, Shango, god of thunder, is the only deity worshipped in the Shango way in Trinidad Tobago. The Yoruba spirits have their own holy societies, and sacred centers. In Trinidad, Shango is only one of the dozens of “spirit powers,” including fifteen or more Yoruba deities, who are followed by persons engaged in “African Indigenous work. Olorun, the supreme spirit of the Yoruba has not been transferred by name to Trinidad. Two other Yoruba spirits, Elefon and Obalufon have been reinterpreted as “Eternal Father’’ and Jesus in Trinidadian shango. Ifa the spirit of divination ……. We are one out of many peoples, remembering, living our roots, one love …….