Santer?a: mis experiencias en la Religi?n


Una visi?n sobre la experiencia en Santer?a
En esta fascinante obra, Migene Gonz?lez-Wippler comparte sus experiencias como aprendiz y practicante de esta religi?n. A trav?s de la lectura conocer? personajes extraordinarios y ser? testigo de episodios incre?bles.

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Una visión sobre la experiencia en Santería
En esta fascinante obra, Migene González-Wippler comparte sus experiencias como aprendiz y practicante de esta religión. A través de la lectura conocerá personajes extraordinarios y será testigo de episodios increíbles.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781567183351
  • Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 1/1/1999
  • Language: Spanish
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 312
  • Sales rank: 1,376,682
  • Product dimensions: 5.36 (w) x 7.98 (h) x 0.84 (d)

Meet the Author

Migene Gonzalez-Wippler was born in Puerto Rico and has degrees in psychology and anthropology from the University of Puerto Rico and from Colombia University. She has worked as a science editor for the Interscience Division of John Wiley, the American Institute of Physics, and the American Museum of Natural History, and as an English editor for the United Nations in Vienna, where she lived for many years. She is a cultural anthropologist and lectures frequently at universities and other educational institutions.
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Table of Contents

Prologo ix
Prefacio xiii
Introduccion xix
Capitulo 1 Yoruba 1
Capitulo 2 Los Orishas 17
Capitulo 3 Cocos Y Caracoles 27
Capitulo 4 De Vida Y De Muerte 45
Capitulo 5 Fuego Y Relampago 65
Capitulo 6 Un Viaje Fatidico 79
Capitulo 7 Magia En El Danubio 95
Capitulo 8 Rituales Y Ceremonias 109
Capitulo 9 Fiesta Del Santo 131
Capitulo 10 Posesion 147
Capitulo 11 El Babalawo 173
Capitulo 12 Eleggua Y Los Guerreros 189
Capitulo 13 Asiento 205
Capitulo 14 Ituto: La Muerte De Un Santero 225
Capitulo 15 Ashe: El Poder De Los Santos 239
Apendice 253
Glosario 269
Bibliografia 277
Indice 281
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