The Grand Mosque of Porto Novo-Benin, was built to resemble to 17th-18th century churches of Bahia-Brazil.
It was constructed by deportee slaves from Brazil after the Malé revolt. The mosque took a long while to complete and its believed to (more…)
The festival of Awilé is an annual celebration . It is believed that the goddess of the lake brings together the inhabitants of nearby villages to chase away the evil spirits.
A ceremony to discover the mysteries of voodoo and especially the rites of bewitchment