Tata Eoghan Ballard, PhD, joins host Candelo Kimbisa to share the history of the Quimbanda, Candomble, and Umbanda.
Dr. Eoghan Ballard hails from Philadelphia, PA, made Tata in Quimbisa by Roque Zamora Cabrera in Parraga, La Habana, in the Casa Templo de Siete Rayo Siete Estrellas Quimbisa SCBV, September 1995. He made Tata in Palo Haitiano 7 Tumba Francesa in December 1995 and later others, including Brama con Brama from Santiago de Cuba. He received his BA from Temple University, 1987. Dr. Ballard received his Masters in 1995 and his PhD in Folklore and Folklife, University of Pennsylvania 2005. Quimbisero and Serviteur Lwa.