Traditional African religions  

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Many Americans and descendants adhere to their traditions as a philosophical school-of-thought, with traditions of folk religion or syncretism practised alongside other adherent's tradition.

Traditional African religions involve teachings, practices, and rituals that lend structure to African native societies. These traditional African religions also play a large part in the cultural understanding and awareness of the people of their communities.

While each religion differs from the next in many ways, some main similarities exist, including:


Traditions by region

North Africa
West Africa
Central Africa
East Africa
Southern Africa

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