About Baba Kefentse Akim Bandele

Now known as Fabayo Adesanya Awoyade, Baba Kefentse is a single Father, writer, urban gardener and teacher. Kefentse was initiated to Ifa in Ode Remo on March 10th 2014. He is also the founder and President of the Yoruba Study Group of Detroit which he started in 2009.
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Baba Kefentse Akim Bandele has written 4 articles so far, you can find them below.


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Reflections

 by Baba Kefentse Akim Bandele (nka Fabayo Adesanya Awoyade) I couldn’t even get off the plane fast enough before I called and told her that I loved her. I told her that I appreciated everything that she went through as a single Mother. I appreciated the days where we had no electricity and had to use […]

May 10, 2014 0
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The Son of a King

by Kefentse Bandele In the year of 2002, I sought after, prayed and meditated on a religion that I could be a part of and venerate my Ancestors at the same time. Being the huge history buff that I am, I knew that this was at the core of being an African. I searched the […]

March 27, 2012 2
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A Synopsis on Libation

by Kefentse Akim Bandele in Yoruba Study Group of Detroit On the matter of what to offer the Ancestor or Deities, we have the choice of Water, Wine and “Hard” Liquor. The choice of liquid depends on the nature of the libation and prayer and what your aim is in invoking (awakening) the Ancestors. As […]

October 22, 2011 0
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The Purpose of Eleke

The following essay was posted in the forum: The Yoruba Study Group of Detroit, Facebook.com. It is republished with the permission of Baba Kefentse Akim Bandele forum administrator.   Receiving Elekes When you receive sacred beads it is the formal induction into Orisha worship. The beads represent the energy of the various Orisha. The beads […]

September 20, 2011 0




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