Winti Culture, an Afro-Suriname religion.
Winti is an Afro-Suriname religion and culture
with a strong social foundation. Winti has its own reference of notions
and core symbols: the four elements: Mother-earth, water fire and air-and
its own magical ritual acts as wel.
Winti has also strong roots in the Afro-American religion.
A short explanation about Winti
Henri J.M Stephen has now written,
in the English language:
"Mysteries, Voodoo and realities
of an Afro-Caribbean Religion
Suriname and The Netherlands"
A radiant entertaining book, transmitting
the insights of a centuries old tradition.
More info about this book
Henri J.M. Stephen has also written eight books
in Dutch, under which:
"Winti en Hulpverlening"
and Care giving. Dutch edition)
"Geneeskruiden van Suriname"
toepassing in de volksgeneeskunde en in de magie"
of Suriname, application in the popular health care and for magical purposes.
More info about these books
C.J.van der Mark jr.