The Winti: the Gods of Surinamian Folk Religion

Written by Dyami Millarson Surinamian folk religion or nature religion, simply called Winti religion or Winti sometimes, may be characterised as animistic, polytheistic, totemistic or shamanistic, because the core belief of Surinamian folk religion, which influences Surinamian society, is that the world is inhabited by a multitude of Winti, which are kami-styled nature deities/spirits, andContinue reading “The Winti: the Gods of Surinamian Folk Religion”