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Offline vorgos

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The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« on: September 24, 2013, 06:52:21 AM »
BBC has a very interesting program where a journalist, a daughter of an anglican priest, goes back to her native South Africa to investigate and possibly take up the call to be a witch doctor or sangoma. This is audio only and in one point she goes into a trance and you get to hear, through translation, the spirit threatening beatings!!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/documentaries/2011/07/110721_global_perspective_the_ancestors_are_calling.shtml

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Re: The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« Reply #1 on: September 24, 2013, 07:04:50 AM »
She's asking for trouble ....
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Re: The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2013, 07:08:10 AM »
I told the witch doctor I was in love with you (dum dum dum dum)
I told the witch doctor I was in love with you (dum dum dum dum)
And then the witch doctor he told me what to do.

He told me: 'Uh ih uh ah ah, ting tang wallawallabingbang,
Uh ih uh ah ah, ting tang wallawallabingbang!'

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Re: The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« Reply #3 on: September 24, 2013, 07:14:58 AM »
I told the witch doctor I was in love with you (dum dum dum dum)
I told the witch doctor I was in love with you (dum dum dum dum)
And then the witch doctor he told me what to do.

He told me: 'Uh ih uh ah ah, ting tang wallawallabingbang,
Uh ih uh ah ah, ting tang wallawallabingbang!'

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Beat me to it!  :laugh:
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Re: The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« Reply #4 on: September 24, 2013, 09:49:29 AM »
I told the witch doctor I was in love with you (dum dum dum dum)
I told the witch doctor I was in love with you (dum dum dum dum)
And then the witch doctor he told me what to do.

Umshini wami mshini wami.
khawuleth'umshini wami.

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This is Suid Afrika.  I corrected it.
« Last Edit: September 24, 2013, 09:51:36 AM by vamrat »
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Re: The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« Reply #5 on: September 24, 2013, 10:23:15 AM »

I think I will skip listening to the clip. 

Hearing demons speak is not on today's to-do list.
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Re: The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« Reply #6 on: September 24, 2013, 10:25:30 AM »

I think I will skip listening to the clip. 

Hearing demons speak is not on today's to-do list.
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Re: The ancenstors (or something) are calling
« Reply #7 on: September 24, 2013, 10:30:02 AM »
She's asking for trouble ....

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