AFRICAN MYTHOLOGY

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ORUNMILA

African Wisdom God

Also known as OROMILA, ORULA

Demi-God of Divinity and Wisdom

One of the ORISHAS, he’s a very useful spirit of knowledge. He has his own priests known as Babalawo. They are equipped with divining chains, but how these work is something you will have to ask them.

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ORUNMILA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ORUNMILA
Area or people : Yoruba, Benin people of Nigeria
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Wisdom
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : OROMILA, ORULA
Popularity index : 5983

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Article last updated on 20 July 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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