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“AFA” (The Mouth Peace Of The UnSeen)

This is how Igbo people came to embrace “AFA”(DIVINATION). 

The medicine for mental health : ever since man found himself in the universe, he has been confronted with many problems.

These problems were Psychological, Economical, Sociopolitical and Religious in nature.

The problems was psychologically in the sense, that man begins to think why he was here,

on this wide immeasurable empty space called “Earth”.

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He thought of what would happens to him, could the sky that seems hanging, happens to fall upon him.

Man also saw him self being consume by wild animals or swallow by rivers.

When night come, there was fear, some times, he could not see them, he therefore became unbalanced.

Some of the problems of man where also economical, as he thought of what to eat and how to preserve his food.

Socially, man was afraid to move around, he was afraid of the environment.

He could not understand how to interacts with his environment. He then  begins to think about how to conquer his environment.

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In this process, man begins to think that something who must be gods, was behind the creation of the things around him.

He then becomes more worried on how to reach the creator. All this are source of worries to man and as such,

there was needs to ask questions about the happenings in ones environment.

This was so because, man was not stable, he was in a stable of disequilibrium, and therefore needs stability, and satisfactions from these questions.

To get satisfactions, man needs a second or third person to interprets the mind of the gods.

The second or third person here in Igbo world view was the diviner, whose work was divination.

This was how the Igbo peoples come to embrace “AfA” (Divination).

According to the Horn by (1974 – 341), Divination is the act of finding out and saying what will happen in future.

Divination involve two or more people, these were the diviner experts and clients.

The diviner normally do his work of Divination with certain instruments, depending on his methodology.

This implies that there were many methods of Divination, which includes

“Ugiri”(Beads) method, Water method, Palm reading method, and Cola – nut method. According to Ndi Igbo Peoples.




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