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Huffington Post on Mami

By May 23, 2016 February 18th, 2019 No Comments

“Mami Wata, literally translated as “Mother Water,” is a spirit revered in West, Central, and Southern Africa, as well as within the African diaspora. She is often depicted as half woman, half aquatic creature, with a snake coiling around her undressed midsection. Pearls, gold, combs, mirrors and other trinkets dangle off her body.”

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