Voodoo Spiritual Temple, New Orleans

Voodoo Spiritual Temple, New Orleans

The New Orleans Voodoo Spiritual Temple was established in New Orleans, Louisiana in May 1990 by Priest Oswan Chamani and Priestess Miriam Chamani. Over the years the Temple has grown in its knowledge of Voodoo in relation with World Religions, and serves many people throughout America and the World. The Temple follows a unique version of Voodoo that combines elements of other spiritual paths with traditional practices. It has become known through television and movie production, and is visited by representatives of universities, anthropologists, and researchers in African-based religion. The Temple has a troupe of sacred drummers called the Krewe of Nutria led, in part, by Louis Martinie', who have played for the New Orleans Voodoo Museum, and at various local functions. The Temple combines several Voodoo traditions from all over the world. Inside of the building there are lots of altars. The Temple has a souvenir shop and the owner, Priestess Miriam, is always glad to receive curios guests to her Voodoo temple. It is located at 828 North Rampart Street in the French Quarter across from Historic Congo Square Park where African slaves held their rituals every Sunday evening in the Seventeen through Eighteen Hundreds.
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Sight Name: Voodoo Spiritual Temple
Sight Location: New Orleans, USA
Sight Type: Religious
Guide(s) containing this sight: The Voodoo Tour  

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