Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African knowledge

An educational media platform showcasing the documentary 'Ancestral Voices' which spans two continents, opening up a much-needed debate about traditional African spiritual systems; their cosmologies, ideologies and underlying ethical principles.



The Oromo peoples located in North East & East Africa (Ethiopia, northern Kenya, and parts of Somalia). Their native language is Oromo (also called Afaan Oromoo and Oromiffa), which is part of the Cushitic branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family. The Oromo believe in a supreme creator called Waaqa, who is almighty and omniscient. The worship of Waaqa includes offerings as well as prayers. Peace is a fundamental concept asked for in prayers, every morning and evening the Oromo pray for peace for the nation.

Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge