ERIC Number: EJ446902
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
The Oshun Festival: An African Traditional Religious Healing Process.
Idowu, Adeyemi I.
Counseling and Values, v36 n3 p192-200 Apr 1992
Examines the Oshun Festival, an African traditional religious festival, from a healing perspective. Highlights the value of religion in the African culture and discusses various myths. Explores the role of myths in and the place of beliefs in the healing process. Explains rituals and the healing environment, healers, and healing methods. Offers suggestions for counseling practice. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Nigeria