Links – Akan Beliefs

The following online resources offer valuable information regarding the Akan people from various points of view. Dayology.com finds this traditional culture interesting because they name their children after the day of the week upon which they are born. They also believe that their child’s spiritual nature reflects the energy of that particular day of the week.

DAYOLOGY.comREVIEW – Akan Soul Names 

ACADEMIC JOURNAL – Unwritten historical perspectives
AKAN PROJECT – Religion and Rites of Passage
AFRICAN HOLOCAUST Rites of Passage
AMAZON BOOKS Cloth as Metaphor   
AYUBUKAMAMAU – Akan Spirit Names
BLACK HISTORY – Akan Names
BRILL – The Universe has Three Souls
DBpedia –  Akan names
DSC – Creation in the Image of God: Human Uniqueness   
EBONY BY BERNICE – The Meaning of Weekday Akan names
ENCYLOPEDIA.COM Deities of the Akan Religion
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA – Akan
FACEBOOK  – The Story of “Yaw”  Dennis Hunter
GHANAWEB – Why Akans Call the White Man, Kwasi …
LEXINGTON BOOKS – African Personality and Spirituality
JASTOR – The Akan Concept of the Soul
MEDCRAVE ONLINE The Akan Experience of God …
MODERN GHANA – The Akan Day Names and Their Embedded …
MORE MARY MATTERS – The Akan and Their Worldview
NORDIC JOURNAL – The Sociolinguistic of Akan Personal Names
OTAFREGYA’ S BLOG – Akan Days Names, Creative Acts and …
RAI – Adwenhoasem: an Akan theory of mind
REDDIT – The Akan Naming System
RELIGION – The Transnationalization of the Akan Religion
REPOSITORY- God of Life
ESEARCHGATE – Ghanian Names as Information Sources
ROOTSWEB – Akan Names
SAGE PUBLICATIONS Encyclopedia of African Religion
SCRIBED –
STATIC The Calendrical Factor in Akan History
STANFORD ENCYCLOPEDIA – Akan Philosophy of the Person
STAR SPIRIT INTERNATIONAL Akan Culture and Protocol
UNIVERSIDADE CAROLICA PORTO  – Akan Rites of Passage
UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA – Akan Lineage Organization
WIKIPEDIA – Akan Calendar
WIKIPEDIA Akan Names
WIKIPEDIA – List of Akan People

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