We are the world's leader in online education, training and human development. The Orisa Lifestyle Academy was founded in the year 2001 by Oluwo, Obafemi Origunwa, MA. Oluwo began by teaching Yoruba folklore to school aged children. Since that time, he has published nine books, taught everything from preschool Spanish to community health at San Francisco State University. In addition, Oluwo lead personal sustainability training at Walmart, Walmart Canada, Pepsico, the City of Tallahassee and others, in which capacity he trained over 50 thousand people. Oluwo has distilled his vast experiences into a one of a kind learning opportunity for the global Orisa community.
Online education is convenient, but it can be difficult to navigate. Below, you will find a break down of how you can create an educational plan that matches your interests. At any point, you can click on the images and be directed to the educational resource offered.
This educational planning overview is designed to help you navigate the decisions you will face in the process of learning about Orisa Lifestyle. Successful educational planning requires that you know yourself, the Orisa Lifestyle Academy, and the current landscape of your local environment.
At OLA, your journey begins with the Intro to Yoruba Spirituality. This four part course is designed to provide an overview of Orisa tradition as part of Yoruba history and civilization. [ENROLL]
Based upon what you learn in the Intro to Yoruba Spirituality, you will be able to ask informed questions and get a better idea of what your interests are. This will inform which direction you take in the Orisa Lifestyle Academy. [ENROLL]
Now that you've completed the Intro to Yoruba Spirituality, you have something to think about. Are you more interested in coaching others? Or, would you prefer to start learning to perform rituals and ceremonies? Perhaps, you'd like to combine a little bit of both. Either way, the Orisa Lifestyle Academy has the educational resources you need.
Track A is Personal Priesthood Coaching. This is ideal for people who primarily want to guide and support others on their spiritual journey. Maybe you're a yoga instructor, an astrologer or a counselor, but you need a spiritual system to contextualize your services and guide your clients who are interested in learning more about Orisa Lifestyle. Personal Priesthood Coaching Certification is an excellent way to add value to your clients' lives. [ENROLL]
Track B is Orisa Devotee/Practitioner. This track is perfect for people who want to establish their daily practice. Here, you will learn everything you need to know BEFORE getting initiated or receiving a consecrated altar. [ENROLL]
If you have a properly consecrated Orisa shrine, or if you're interested in being initiated and you want to know how to approach your altars, make prayers, offerings and perform basic divination, the Orisa Devotee/Practitioner track is perfect for you. [ENROLL]
Now you have gotten a glimpse of what we do here at the Orisa Lifestyle Academy. Please, take your time and select the track that is most aligned with your interests and goals.