Oya: In Praise of an African Goddess

“Oya: In Praise of an African Goddess” is a well researched thoughtful and spiritual guide to the angelic force, orisha Oya.



Oya: In Praise of an African Goddess

A celebration in folklore, mythology, music, and art of the African goddess Oya. This expanded edition of an underground classic (Shambhala, 1987) features new artwork, new chapter introductions, and songs with musical scores. The author of six books, Judith Gleason has traveled extensively to Africa and the Caribbean to research the ancient and contemporary Yoruba and Santeria traditions.