What we do?
The main objective of the organization is to foster togetherness and to form a strong alliance of the yoruba people living in Stockholm. The union coordinates a lot of social activities, which members and people with similar interest attend and partake.
Yoruba Union in Stockholm was founded in the year 2010.
What we love?
We love to dance and be happy. We did it again in 2014…
For the love of the Yoruba Culture
More fun and excitement in 2015
Peace and Love bound us together
We did it again in 2016
Yoruba History and Culture
Egungun Festival The Egungun festival is one of the many festivals celebrated in the Western part of Nigeria. The origin of many of the festivals there are shrouded in mystery. But there is no doubt that some festivals are some sort of religious or ancestor worships. The Egungun is a festival for the worship of […]
Eyo Festival The Eyo festival is a colourful festival that expresses and exhibits the culture and traditions of the city of Lagos. It is widely anticipated and attended by Lagos indigenes and also by visitors both from across Nigeria and internationally. Its splendid and expansive theatrical displays and pageantry highlight and showcase the aboriginal history […]
Osun-Osogbo Festival The town of Osogbo is believed to have been founded around 400 years ago. It is part of the wider Yoruba community, divided into 16 kingdoms, which legend says were ruled by the children of Oduduwa, the mythic founder, whose abode at Ile-Ife, south-east of Osogbo, is still regarded as the spiritual home […]
Yoruba History Yoruba is one of the largest ethnicities found in West Africa. Talking about Yoruba would include a culture with a unique language,religion,beliefs andtraditions. The origin of Yoruba dates back to the ancient times when mythical gods ruled over the land. Today, the Yoruba people are more than 40 million and call the southwest corner […]
Address: Kvarnhagsgatan 126, Hässelby Gård
- Yoruba Union Stockholm Celebrates 4th Annual Yoruba Day aderinola.wordpress.com/2016/05/16/yor… via @wordpressdotcom
5 months ago
- Yoruba Day in Sweden is on May 7, 2016
Don't miss it
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5 months ago
- Dr.Adeniran Dir. Center for Black Cultural & Int. Understanding has arrived In Stockholm for Yoruba Day @DeleMomodu http://t.co/wXp6lzZ6fI
1 year ago