St John’s Eve -Sunday, June 23rd

Island of Salvation Botanica and La Source Ancienne Ounfo present the annual St John’s Eve Headwashing on the Magnolia Foot Bridge over Bayou St. John on June 23rd, at 7:00 pm in honor of Marie Laveau . A headwashing is a form of Vodou Baptism. St John’s Eve celebrates the birthday of John The Baptist […]

Hurricane Ceremony XXI Saturday, July 21st 7:00pm

Where:¬†Achade Meadows Peristyle, 3319 Rosalie Alley (off Rampart, between Piety and Desire) Public prayer ceremony dedicated to Our Lady of Prompt Succor (who has intervened historically on New Orleans’ behalf when a hurricane has threatened) and Ezili Danto (also associated with Mater Salvatoris and Mount Carmel) to ask for protection from hurricanes. What to Bring […]