Home » Exu & The Quimbanda of Night and Fire by Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold
Exu & The Quimbanda of Night and Fire Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold

Exu & The Quimbanda of Night and Fire

Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold

Published
ISBN :
Paperback
335 pages
Enter answer

 About the Book 

Exu is the fusion of Umbanda, Angolan sorcery, European demonology, shamanism and spiritism, which erupts into a uniquely Brazilian cult of practical magical action dedicated to the diabolical opposer.In Exu & the Quimbanda of Night and FireMoreExu is the fusion of Umbanda, Angolan sorcery, European demonology, shamanism and spiritism, which erupts into a uniquely Brazilian cult of practical magical action dedicated to the diabolical opposer.In Exu & the Quimbanda of Night and Fire Nicholoaj de Mattos Frisvold, an initiate of the cult, gives explicit workings for good and ill, a herbarium and details of offerings, powders and baths, songs and seals. It is the most comprehensive study to date.The origin of Exu is explored from the iconic Baphomet of Eliphas Levi and the influence of St. Cyprian, the patron saint of Necromancers, through a gnostic understanding of the crucifixion and back to the traditional African religions.This is the companion to his Pomba Gira and the Quimbanda of Mbumba Nzila, and together they form a complete guide to the sorcerous tradition of the Devil and his mistress.