Thursday , June 22 2017

Death Rituals in Africa Documentary

The video shows a dead man undergoing traditional rituals before he is buried. In African societies everything that happens benefits or harms the community as a whole. People learn to celebrate and also mourn together. Death is one such situation where the whole community mourns together. The death of a …

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African gods and Religion

This documentary looks at religious beliefs across several parts of Africa. The documentary begins in Porto-Novo the capital city of Benin. This is home to the Celestial Church of Christ. This area has a deep belief in voodoo. For this reason the christian church has morals and beliefs combined with …

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Marriage in Africa Documentary

The documentary above focuses on different aspects of marriage in Africa. The documentary looks more into women and girls. This is because they have less say in traditional Africa marriages. Marriage rituals, marriage ceremonies, arranged marriages, polygamy and underage marriage are some of the things this documentary dives into. The …

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Death in Africa

Death in Africa is a documentary which looks into the beliefs on the people on the continent about death. Among most cultures in Africa, death is not a natural act. Death is usually believed to be an act brought about by a witchcraft. The documentary examines this beliefs, burial ceremonies …

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African Tribes Traditions and Rituals Documentary

The documentary above is about the culture and traditions of tribes in Ivory Coast. The most notable feature of all tribes in Ivory Coast is the use of masks. Every tribe has masks which come out on very special occasions. Rituals have to be performed before the masks come out. …

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