Every Haitian Loa or Vodú God/dess has a spectrum of colors, symbolic design(s) called vevé, thus a kind of sacred banner or scarf, used for many purposes like cleansing, representation and actual spiritual presence and so forth.

In the picture, a Cuban Haitian one with of Bawon, personal collection of Afro Cuban Etnology, La Havana 2015.

About Manuel Congo

A renowned Palero, Babalawo, Ajarn and Hougan, Manuel Congo lives in rural Italy, where he spends most of his free time touring on his custom Harley Davidson. An avid ethnographer and noted expert on Italian witchcraft, Manuel has spent decades working for elite clients around the world, conducting investigations in locales as far-flung as Togo and Thailand. He enjoys rainy days, BBQ and blondes.

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