Published on Jun 29, 2012
Voices of the Earth, a project of the Earth Medicine Alliance speaks with Luisah Teish, an author, storyteller, and priestess of the Ifá/Orisha faith of Yoruba-speaking West Africa and the African Diaspora. Yeye Teish is the founding mother of Ile Orunmila Oshun, and holds a chieftancy title in the Fatunmise lineage as a senior Oshun Priest in the United States. She is the founder of the School of Ancient Mysteries and Sacred Arts Center in Oakland, CA. She is also the author of several books on African religion, and a playwright, director and theatrical performer of African, Caribbean and African-American folklore and feminist myth. Her performances, lectures and workshops have taken her to Europe, Egypt, South America, New Zealand, Nigeria, Costa Rica, and across the United States. For more information please visit
COMMENTS • 4
Chris Kroening3 years ago
this is very insightful thanks for sharing……
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Makaba Garçon3 years ago
Those last words! I love it!! This made me think about my life!!
Helena Yago4 years ago
Very insightful and uplifting to know someone has the correct mindset!
MsMadame4 years ago
Aah! So, beautiful, thank you, very much for this…