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Visions of Zion explores confluence of cultures



Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)

Visions of Zion explores confluence of cultures
Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)
The title of Dr Erin MacLeod's recently launched book, Visions of Zion: Ethiopians & Rastafari in The Search for The Promised Land, without understanding its context may lead to a limited perspective on the publication. In addition, coupled with the ...

 

Still rocking the reggae the beat



The Voice Online

Still rocking the reggae the beat
The Voice Online
Back then, Rastafari was the order of the day because we were championing a back to Africa movement, whilst also dealing with issues like unemployment, police harassment and racism. “I can't imagine the youths today making music about those things.

 

Op-ed: Why isn't Rastafari a respected religion? Because of pot prejudice



Op-ed: Why isn't Rastafari a respected religion? Because of pot prejudice
The Cannabist
The same campaigns that have convinced society that potheads can't be taken seriously have also led the world to believe that Rastafari is not a real religion, and therefore undeserving of the same reverence and respect we give to other beliefs and ...

 

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VINTAGE RASTAFARI LION MOSQUITOHEAD TIE DYE ACID WASH REGGAE BOB MARLEY T-SHIRT


 

Words, Sounds, and Power: An Evocation of the Heart & Mind of Rastafari...


 

Important Utterances of H.I.M., Emperor Haile Selassie I Jah Rastafari (1996)


 

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Rastafari books

The Kebra Nagast: The Lost Bible of Rastafarian Wisdom and Faith from Ethiopia and Jamaica


A sacred text to Ethiopian Christians and Jamaican Rastafarians, The Kebra Nagast tells of the relationship between King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba and their son Menyelik, who hid the Ark of the Covenant in Ethiopia. This edition of the Ethiopian text is edited by Gerald Hausman, with an introduction by Ziggy Marley.
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Freedom as Marronage


by: Neil Roberts
What is the opposite of freedom? In Freedom as Marronage, Neil Roberts answers this question with definitive force: slavery, and from there he unveils powerful new insights on the human condition as it has been understood between these poles. Crucial to his investigation is the concept of marronage—a form of slave escape that was an important aspect of Caribbean and Latin American slave systems. Examining this overlooked phenomenon—one of action from slavery and toward freedom—he deepens our understanding of freedom itself and the origin of our political ideals.
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The Wisdom of Rastafari:


by: Rastifarian Group
Book Description:

"This is a short anthology of quotes from Haile Selassie compiled by a Rastafarian group." (Quote from sacred-texts.com)

Table of Contents:

Publisher's Preface; Preface; Acknowledgement; The Bible; Religion; Morality; Human Rights; Unity; Government; Leadership; Education; Responsibility; Planning; Work; Self Help; Development; Land Policy; Resources; Agriculture; Fine Arts; Health; Inter Africa; Ethiopia's World Position; International Politics; Fate; Life; Death; Miscellaneous.
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Rasta Way of Life: Rastafari Livity Book


by: Empress Yuajah Ms
What is the first thing a Rastafari does when he/she wakes up in the morning? What is the correct way to grow dreadlocks as a Rasta? What products do Rasta in the Caribbean use to wash their dreadlocks and why? What are 10 Essentials of a Rastafari Home? What can one do to Convert to the Rastafari Livity? What are some Bible Chapters special to Rasta and why? “Rasta Way of Life” is a book for the student of Rastafari Livity. Follow the way life of Jah Rastafari, dictated to Rasta, to enter Holy Mount Zion.
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Misconceptions of Rastafari - A TruFreedomBlog Interview


Michael Williams interviews two followers of Rasta to clear up some of the wrong ideas people have about the movement. Maji's work - Yoga-Jamaica.com Music - http://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/Maji1...
 

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Faces Of Africa: Rastafarians coming Home to Africa


During colonial times, many Africans were traded for slavery in America. When Abraham Lincoln abolished slavery, many started searching for their roots. For years, Rastafarians from Jamaica...
 

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Roaring Lion


Filmed in Jamaica, Roaring Lion charts the growth and development of the Rastafarian Movement and its founder, the former Garveyite Leonard Howell. With interviews from the renowned academic...
 

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Cross-examination of a Rastafari


In a quite intimidating setting a Rastafari finds him Self in a cross-examination about his livity. From different sides questions are asked by people who circle around him. Yet the Rastafari...
 

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Au Coeur du Mouvement Rastafari : Un 23 Juillet en Guadeloupe


Le 23 Juillet 2013 se tenait en Guadeloupe, dans la commune de Ste Rose, au lieu-dit K-Soné, la Commémoration de la Naissance de l'Empereur Haile Selassie Ier. Le local 7 Yemikelakel de ...