Divination with cowrie shells is one of the oldest known spiritual practices in the world. Originated by the Yoruba people in West Africa, cowrie shell divination is a powerful technique for deeply connecting to the past, present, and future while also transcending daily life and connect to the wisdom of the great beyond. This book shows you how to open the portals of spiritual communication with cowrie shells and other African divination systems, such as cola nuts and coconuts. Written by a long-time practitioner, African Cowrie Shells Divination shares the meaning of all the different shell combinations, as well as tips and variations for readings based on the specific question being asked. Discover the powerful meaning of the orishás and magical symbols as you use the shells to investigate the infinite powers of the mind and the cosmos.