)Prior to hurricane Katrina, about 15%of the population in New Orleans practiced Voodoo. ___________________________________________
a.k.a. Vodoun, Voudou, Voodoo,
) is commonly called Voodoo by the public. The name is traceable to anAfrican word for "spirit". VooDoo Magick's can be directly traced to the West and South African Yoruba people who lived in 17th and 19thcentury Dahomey (Dahomey was the name of a country in west Africa now called the Republic of Benin). Its roots go back 8,000 years inAfrica and Europe. Many reports show other countries as well that has "VooDoo" type religions as well. VooDoo dolls were found all over northern Europe in the mid 1900's.Voodoo magick was actively abolished during the Spanish Inquisition. "
Many Priests and religious leaders were either killed or sent to jailfor life, and their because of the threat they posed to the current religious dogmatic states. This forced some of the Dahomeans toform VooDoo Magick Orders and to create underground societies, in order to continue the veneration of their ancestors, and theworship of their powerful gods.
" VooDoo Magick was again suppressed during the Marxist regime.Today 33 million people practice VooDoo Magick worldwide. Using items like VooDoo dolls, talismans and more to cast the spells the art of VooDoo exercises. Religions similar to VooDoo Black Magick can be found in South America, Asia, the UK, the Middle East where they arecalled
Umbanda and several other names (some created daily by tribesmen)Magick Facts about Witch Craft, VooDoo, Astrology, and MoreVoo Doo
-- An actual religion,
practiced in South America and Africa To This Very Day
VooDoo Black Magick
-- An evil, imaginary religion, which we will call
. It has been created for Hollywood movies, complete withviolence, bizarre rituals, etc. It does not exist in reality.
VooDoo can be good or evil.
If you practice magick that is evil an use your powers for that, your Voodoo will be evil
can be good or evil as well. Depending on how you use your magick.
is just that. BLACK magick. It is dark and purely evil It can only be used for evil and evil spell castings.
can also be used for either good or evil. Love Spells, Revenge Spells or Luck and Fortune Spells can all be either good or evil.Depending on the Spell Casters Intent and abilities. You can have training in VooDoo, Wiccan Arts or any Spell casting Religion and, dependingon your level of training, will determine your magickal power level. Effective Wiccan Spell Casters spend years training and honing their Wiccan, Spell Casting or Voo Doo skills.
, as with any art or religion, must be studied and practiced. It must be mastered over years of training and learning