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Art of the Ancestors: Egungun

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Egungun: The Orisha of Ancestral Spirits.

In Nigeria families celebrate their lineage by calling on the spirits of their deseased family members. In this way they show these family spirits that they need they're help and that these ancestors have a place in the live's of their living family members.

An Egungun is a male family member dressed in an elaborate costume. As an Egungun this person is celebrated ceremonially.... 

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