Afro-Brazilian vodoun devotee with her awesome facial painting at Festival for Black Deities carnival at Lome,Togo in West Africa.
For seven years the Festival of Black Deities always opens at Glidji. Glidji is a 10-minute drive from Aného. Glidji is the undisputed "Temple of traditional religions." Nicknamed the "Vatican" of voodoo, Glidji is famous for its temples, monasteries, its high priests, her priestesses, the sacred forest where there come that insiders in a state of purity.
BY: Kweku Darko Ankrah