Sixteen Cowries: Yoruba Divination from Africa to the New World

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Indiana University Press, 1980 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 790 pages
Yoruba texts and English translations of a divination system that originated in Nigeria and is widely practiced today by male and female diviners in the diaspora. A landmark edition

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Contents

The Divination Verses
15
The System of Belief
32
Eji Ogbe A149 8 cowries
186
Chapter VI
224
Okanran D17 1 cowry
251
cowries
297
Ogunda H112 3 cowries
494
Chapter XIII
680
cowries
719
Qwonrin K113 11 cowries
742
Ofun Kanran 01 15 cowries
768
Appendix
774
References Cited
787
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