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Iphri (Male Aggression Figure)

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It is common among Urhobo men and women to build and maintain personal shrines called orhan or the plural erhan. These shrines are intended to protect against adversity and bring good health, wealth and happiness. Shrines often contain carved...


Edjo Re Akare (Spirit Figure)

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The Urhobo believe that elements of nature such as land, forests, air and water contain spirits (called edjo) and these spirits are believed to hold power over nature and provide protection to a community from attack from...


Edjo Re Akare (Spirit Figure)

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The Urhobo believe that elements of nature such as land, forests, air and water contain spirits (called edjo) and these spirits are believed to hold power over nature and provide protection to a community from attack from...