The Handbook of Yoruba Religious Concepts - Baba Ifa Karade
This introductory volume gives the reader an understandable overview of the Yoruba religion. The author describes 16 orisha and shows how to work with divination, then explains how to create a sacred place of worship. A practical work, it includes prayers, dances, songs, offerings, and sacrifices to honour the orisha and egun. It is enriched with illustrations, charts, glossary, bibliography, and an index.
Boston, MA: Red Wheel/Weiser, 1994. Paperback, 126 pages. New.