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Oriki Ile Yoruba - Tunde Balogun by NegroNtns(m): 1:14pm On Jan 24, 2009
Yoruba culture is rich in humanities and philosophy. Oriki is praise poetry, it is also called oratory history or oratory literature and has been used for many centuries to relay oral traditions and historical accounts from one genration to another. In Yoruba philosophy living things and non-living things posess energy and this is repeated many times in Ifa. All energies have Oriki.

These are Orikis for each state within the Yoruba Nation.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mc1V91xDV5U

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LhKosHVIX8k&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3OObrbNz7EU&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=roIRics0Dl0&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlvSJ2dc8nY&feature=related
Re: Oriki Ile Yoruba - Tunde Balogun by bioye(m): 12:23pm On Jun 30, 2010
Thank you for this information.
Re: Oriki Ile Yoruba - Tunde Balogun by tpiah: 1:51pm On Jun 30, 2010
These are Orikis for each state within the Yoruba Nation.

i thought orikis were for individual families and villages.

thanks for the info though.
Re: Oriki Ile Yoruba - Tunde Balogun by tpia5: 9:25pm On Nov 20, 2013
How can a state have an oriki?

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