Libation ceremony: A ritual to honor & celebrate heritage & ancestors
- 1 hr1 hour
- 250 US dollars$250
- Location 1
The libation ceremony is a ritual of pouring a liquid as an offering to a spirit, deity, or soul of a person who is deceased. This can happen during casual social settings, baby showers, sister circles, spiritual ceremony, or big milestone moments, such as weddings. Libation ceremonies play a large role in African societies, especially the Yoruba and Igbo cultures. Ancestors are an important part of these societies and are invited to participate in all public functions. Libation ceremonies are a call for Gods and ancestors to attend these events. A prayer or speech is said to honor the elders while the libation is being poured. “During the libation, we honor the wisdom, love, and legacy of our ancestors and esteemed living elders. The libation ceremony should happen at the beginning of the ceremony. After asking the elders who are present to begin the pouring of libation. Several different liquids are used based on the partied preference, including water, liquor, and wine.
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Los Angeles, 90045, USA