and to provide in depth study of Orisa spirituality, Priest and Priestess
training and to guide you on your path to Initiation.
Where there is a shrine there is connection to God
Where there is a shrine there is a civilized people
Baba Ṣàngóṣakin Àjàlá is a Babalawo, Olorisa and Elegun of Sango. Baba created Iba Orisa Temple in 2010 as an Ifa and Orisa spiritual home dedicated to bringing Orisa devotees together from around the world to share knowledge, provide training, guidance and assist the community with having a good quality of life. Baba Ṣàngóṣakin provides reading, answers to question, sacrifice (Ebo) and offerings for clients and uses several methods of divination including Ikin (Palm nut seed), Opele (Ifa chain) and Erindinlogun (16 Cowries). Baba Ṣàngóṣakin, has trained and initiated many into Ifa and Orisa spirituality. Baba Ṣàngóṣakin, travels throughout the year with his students to introduce them to African culture, and to guide them through Initiation and reconnecting with their source Orisa.
Yeye Olosunde Ajala lovingly referred to as 'Iya Osun' She founded the Yoni Steam in 2009 and later the Yoni Steam Institute to expand her mission to Heal A Million, One Womb At A Time. Yeye studied Ancient African Egyptian civilization and Deity worship and traveled to Egypt over 30 years ago and continued her travels in the Gambia, Senegambia and Nigeria. She initiated as a Daughter of Africa at the age of 15 and this began her continuous path of initiation, learning African healing medicine and Deity connection. She is an initiated Ifa and Osun Orisa Priestesses gaining the name Olosunde which means the priestess of Osun has returned and Ifatooke which means Ifa is all she needs for her life. She answers her calling as a Olosun (Osun Priestess) and Apetebi (wife of Ifa) by fortifying Blue Lotus Goddess Temple and Ile Iba Orisa through spiritual support, assisting with all shrine duties, and through outreach and providing guidance, divination, support and healing for the community. She continues to provide spiritual consultation and health and wellness workshops, classes and products to better the lives of women, families and community. Ase!
Ifa & Orisa Priest / Priestess Training
Become a student of Orisa practice with Baba Sangosakin Ajala as your Mentor, Guide, Oluwo/Teacher. Learn about Orisa culture and spirituality. Learn ways to honor the Orisa and learn more about your spiritual journey. Receive education and mentorship on Orisa veneration in Isin Orisa Ibile traditional African Spirituality. Participate in divination, offerings, Orisa values and culture. We will meet 3 - 4 times throughout the month via zoom and in person for those in the Birmingham/Atlanta area. 6 month - 12 month commitment required. Those who make a commitment will also be eligible to travel for initiation in the future. Initiation can take place in Nigeria or the US if unable to travel. Fees below are for training only and do not include initiation fees. This is for those who are seriously seeking connection with their Orisa spirituality.