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Voodoo Festival, Haiti
Voodoo Festival, Haiti
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Voodoo Festival, Haiti
Voodoo Festival, Haiti
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Voodoo Festival, Haiti
Voodoo Festival, Haiti
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Voodoo Festival, Haiti
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Voodoo Festival, Haiti
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Voodoo Festival, Haiti

HAITI, VILLE BONHEUR, A man possessed by a voodoo spirits of bathing in a shallow pond of the waterfall of Saut d'Eau. Before you can be invoked at any Iwa, Legba (the spirit of the road curcas) should open the doors the spirit world. Then he presents to the four cardinal points, welcoming the sunrise and sunset, and the birth and death. Among the Iwas, is Mr. Agwe sea. In addition to passage through water, it assists people when they are born and leave the water inside the mother, and at the time of death. Devotees offer rum cakes, sheep and its counterpart is St. Ulrich.

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Copyright:
© Sergi Reboredo Manzanares.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
Total Views: 32
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 10, 2015, 1:42 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D300
Focal Length: 20mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION VILLE BONHEUR, Haiti