Another thirty day cycle is about to conclude itself.
Members of Egbe Onisin Eledumare, have been busy planning for Ase Odun Sango 2016 which this year will run from Aug.1,2016 – Aug. 7, 2016.
They have also become more involved in Project Green , an agriculturalinitiative taken up by the organization.
The days have been hectic and challenging being a first time venture into large scale farming for the organization whose members are mostly urban based.
The past thirty day period also included Summer Solstice; a day when the daylight period is longest for those situated and located in the Northern hemisphere and that includes Ile Iere atiIle Aloubera -RepublicTrinidad& Tobago. The celebrations this year at the International Headquarters was small but powerful. The active participants engaged ancient chants from different locations with appropriate gestures and joined at the InternationalHeadquarters at Simeon Road,Petit Valley,IleIere, Caribbean to complete the grand invocation andshower of blessings. There was sun,rain, and thunder.
Now that the Solstice has been adequately attended to,we get ready to celebrate the coming of the 9th moon by inclusive counting since the observance and celebration of Iwude Ogun ati Odun Ijesu.
On Sunday 3rd.July, 2016 we convene at our International Headquarters to give thanks for the good received and for the good being anticipated for the next thirty days ahead.
All interested parties are invited to join us as we sing, clap,dance, play drums remember and recall our Ancestors, eat food,drink and just celebrate our lives.
Do note that entry protocols are observed as one enters the compound.
Those wishing to participate should dress respectfully for gatherings of this nature.
Items such as gin,ogogoro, emu,red palm oil,bitter cola ,obi abata, agbado,wine,atare,plantains, fruits are welcomed.
Celebrations begin at 2.00 p.m.
We take this opportunity to congratulate Kenny Cyrus Alkebu-lan Ijuba led by The Iyalode Awo Agbaye Ifakorede Oyayemi Aworeni for their successful Thanks giving held recently on Sunday 26th.June, 2016 Fort George.