Lider,directora general alex almoza directiva fernanda d ponte directiva barbaro hernandez directiva. Some of the orishas are human ancestors who became deities when they died. Orishas are a cuban hip hop group from havana, cuba, founded in 1999. Two years earlier, buena vista social club released chan chan.
Soundtrack artists represent, cuba lyrics metrolyrics. Cuba havanatur rent a car book hotels cuba cuba flight offers diving in cuba havana airport transfer. They are finite expressions of fundamental characteristics of existence. Prayers to the orishas introduction who owns your head. It was originally released on october 3, 2000 on the universal latino label.
True to its title, cuba isla bella is an emotional ode to the island, a swinging ballad that pays homage to cubas vast musical canon of music about cuba, as well as to havanas poetic. Oshun is the youngest of the orishas and one of the most popular. It is its catholic content which gives santeria its peculiar flavor. Orishas 537 cuba sample chan chan buena vista audio. Orishas return to cuban roots on new song cuba isla bella.
She controls the river waters as well as love, sexuality and money matters, the arts and human pleasures. The combination results in a santero being a devout roman catholic at the same time he or she is sacrificing a rooster to a cement image of elegua enthroned behind the front door. Just like the band origins, each visitor represented a spectrum of countries ranging from local cuban flavor to europeans, to americans, to africans, and beyond. This dvd presentation is a partial documentation of the ritual interaction between devotees of santeria and a select group of orishas in regla, cuba. Orishas delved into a realm of music and that they created a black identity to which some among the younger generations could relate. The orishas the orishas symbolically represent aspects of the personality of the divine, olodumare.