Cuba: Santería | la Regla de Ocha

They willed, and out of chained wrists, with pained feet and hoarse throat, they danced and cheered, and their voices were heard, proclaiming, exalting their revered Orichás .” Out of the torment of oppression and shadows of secrecy, followers of Cuba’s Santería religion begin to firmly claim their presence within Cuban society.        …

The White of Santeria by TribalCalling.com

The White of Santería

The inherent purity of the colour white elicits notions of innocence and virginity yet the intrinsic nature of white is essentially an illusion, its essence an enigma. White is loud yet evokes a sense of tranquillity; white is chaotic yet triggers a sense of stillness. In some cultures, white is death while in others, white…