This Gira is a celebration in honor of the Orixa Xango- a festival of the Strength of Nature, Force of Life and Divine Justice.
Please bring Flowers and Fruit
You may also bring Port Wine or hot Black Coffee in a Thermos for the Pretos Velhos
***IMPORTANT*** Bring plenty of water to drink
Redwood Glen in the Joaquin Miller Park in the hills beyond Oakland.
Go to the Redwood Glen Trailhead at Joaquin Miller Park and follow trail to the Terreiro. (Follow directions listed above.)
Time and Date of Gira:
Sunday, June 23rd at 11AM
Please wear white clothing, men in long pants, women in long skirts. We ask the women to wear white blouses that fully cover the shoulders and chest and to make sure that the clothing is not transparent. We will not be working with the Sacrament.
The Gira is a work of spiritual charity. There is no charge, however, we accept donations if you would like to contribute to our work. The donations that are collected go to the costs associated with the Gira and for the materials, such as candles, etc. We will also have an Ogan (a drummer) it is customary to offer a part of the donations for his services.
If you have any questions please contact Ialorixá Ana and Nick at 415 910 7359
Or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org