http://vagabondmanon.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/grandmother-epasha.jpg 1333 2000 Manon http://vagabondmanon.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/logo-vagabond-manon1.jpg Manon2017-05-24 19:03:542017-09-17 09:11:52Keeping Africa's Traditions – The "Epasha" ritual in Namibia
Oshiwambo culture today. In northern-central Namibia, Ovakwanyama people celebrate their traditional ways of life. With the “Epasha”-ceremony the tribe is welcoming twins into the world. The spiritual cleansing of father, mother, and newborns conducted by a traditional healer, an “onganga", forms the centre-part of the ritual.