Haitian Vodou Religion

Vodou is a religion practiced chiefly in Haiti and the Haitian diaspora. Practitioners are called vodouists, vodouisants, or servants of the spirits.

So the saying goes... Haitians are "60% Catholic, 40% Protestant and 100% vodou."

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