The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town, Havana city, in 2019

Nowadays the Cabildo of Yemaya is an important religious festivity celebrated every year on September 9th. The celebration is dedicated to Yemaya, the Orisha of the seas and at the same time patron of the town. On that day the inhabitants celebrate a procession through the locality's streets carrying on their shoulders the Orishas (represented by Catholic virgins). At the same time they play drums (tambores bata), dance, chant in Yoruba language and carry out other ceremonies to honor Yemaya. This festivity is associated to the Afrocuban-religions, specially to the Santeria Cubana. For some African religions an
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
The celebration of "Cabildo de Yemya" in Regla town,  Havana city, in 2019
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Nowadays the Cabildo of Yemaya is an important religious festivity celebrated every year on September 9th. The celebration is dedicated to Yemaya, the Orisha of the seas and at the

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