Ifa the Special Prophet

Ifa the Special Prophet Who develops the children in our community?  When it comes to character development, there isn’t much conversation centering on it. Too often the Afrakan children spend much of their time consuming television and developing warped personalities.  I know I did. Television was a staple, it came with breakfast and dinner only… Continue reading Ifa the Special Prophet


Polygamy is About Family

Polygamy On this week’s episode of ANU Asafo we bring to you an expert on plural family and marriage Hondo Solomon.  Brother Hondo Solomon is the author of The Polygamist Papers: An Introduction to Polygamous Culture and Its Principles, Pitfalls, and Ethics, and the host of The Polygamist Papers radio broadcast.  He is a thought… Continue reading Polygamy is About Family

Yoruba, Egun, and Orisha featuring H. Yuya Assaan-ANU

Yoruba, Egun, and Orisha featuring H. Yuya Assaan-ANU The Yoruba people have many different systems, one of which is the Egungun society.  The word Egun is the word for ancestors, and can also mean bones. It is common knowledge that blood is created within our bone marrow, for that reason when the Yoruba people were… Continue reading Yoruba, Egun, and Orisha featuring H. Yuya Assaan-ANU

The Power of the Egun

Egun The power of Egun – What has become natural is abnormal, what is unnatural and dysfunctional has become natural to people.  Therefore, it’s imperative to acknowledge that we can’t speak about the ase, the collective power, the collective pool of energy and life force of our Egun and ancestors and not presuppose that what… Continue reading The Power of the Egun

Dr. Yew Talks About Health and a Vegan Lifestyle

Dr. Yew Talks About Health and a Vegan Lifestyle   Want to know more about health and spirituality? Dr. Yew Talks About Health and a Vegan Lifestyle Dr. Yew interest in health in wellness came from his father, mother and grandmother.  As time went on he was able to study with a master herbalist and… Continue reading Dr. Yew Talks About Health and a Vegan Lifestyle

Nicky Love Talks about Community and African Spirituality

Nicky Love Talks about Community and African Spirituality  What about Nicky Love Talks about Community and African Spirituality? Come learn about healing and reconstructing your reality Revolution.  It is a word rife with historical and cultural context or political upheval and harden men doing dirty work for the good of their people. But another way… Continue reading Nicky Love Talks about Community and African Spirituality

Sangoma

Sangoma While reclaiming one’s true identity, it can be helpful look at the similarities within the Pan African and indigenous traditions for clarity. One beautiful tradition that originated with the Bantu people from Swaziland  is the Sangoma tradition. Typically the diviners of this tradition are known to use bones to understand what the energies are… Continue reading Sangoma

Baba Oluwo Faseye discusses West African Traditions

Baba Oluwo Faseye Discusses West African Traditions   What about West African Traditions? Come and learn about Baba Oluwo Faseye journey to connect with his Ancestral line In this episode of ANU Asafo BabaOluwo Ifagbemi Fasaye discusses a variety of aspects of traditional African Religion, specifically Ifa.  Based in Seattle, Washington Baba Ifagbemi Faseye is… Continue reading Baba Oluwo Faseye discusses West African Traditions

Sankofa

Sankofa   What is the concept of Sankofa? Going back to go forward and the how it relates to the Afrakan identity  In the process of evolution, studying where one comes from is necessary. Without this discipline, one is doomed to repeat the same mistake over and over again. The concept of Sankofa was birthed from… Continue reading Sankofa

Mwalimu Baruti talks about African Spirituality

Mwalimu Baruti talks about African Spirituality   What about Mwalimu Baruti talks about African Spirituality? Come and learn about the link between the call of the ancestors and the Afrakan identity Mwalimu Baruti talks about African Spirituality in this segment of ANU Asafo.  He, is in his own words, “an Afrikan Centered Warrior, a Warrior… Continue reading Mwalimu Baruti talks about African Spirituality