Haitian Voodoo is a type of religion that originated in the Caribbean on the island, known as the “Hispaniola“.
In the 16th century, many slaves were brought from Africa to the island. Many of these slaves came from West Africa. These people professed a unique religion, which consisted of various faiths and several unique methods. When the slaves brought to Haiti, the new owners were forced to take their local religion, namely Christianity, the Roman Catholic Church. Read the rest of this entry »