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We are focused on Folktales, lore, myths and legends that are apart of our everyday lives. Join Amon Mazingo as he explores the afro-centric side of the Americas and Caribbean. If you want more stories based on the people of the African Diaspora or just have fun journey listening to these stories. This is the show is for you. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/afrotales/support

Afro Tales Podcas‪t‬ Amon Mazingo

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We are focused on Folktales, lore, myths and legends that are apart of our everyday lives. Join Amon Mazingo as he explores the afro-centric side of the Americas and Caribbean. If you want more stories based on the people of the African Diaspora or just have fun journey listening to these stories. This is the show is for you. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/afrotales/support

    Help or No Help

    Help or No Help

    We get taught what and who to trust in this world. Many times we know just by looking at them what they are all about. Yes we continuously judge a book by its cover. But what may happen if we don't allow those stereotypes to guide us? Come find out in today's story. 



    Book: African American Folktales by Roger Abrahams

    Tales Recipe of the week: Suriname Pom

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    Soundfx:

    Horse:

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    Donkey:

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    Cow:

    https://freesound.org/people/Cllari/sounds/445572/


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    • 23 min
    The New House - Maid

    The New House - Maid

    Things were going good down in the village until the New House came along. Then Tacuma, Kookubara and many other villagers starting have issue with its residents and how they are affecting their lifestyles. This week find out what the issue and how they plan on taking care of it. 


    Book: Jack Mandora by Roy Comrie
    Tales Recipe of the week: Callaloo by Michelle Blackwood, RN
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    https://freesound.org/people/eguobyte/sounds/360703/
    https://freesound.org/people/fredzed/sounds/416385/

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    • 22 min
    Dancin to the River

    Dancin to the River

    What happens when there is no food? You go find some, right? And if you cant walk or fly you will look for help. Well that may be a little harder than you think when you a mudfish. In today's story we will see how a mudfish gets too food and back home when the watchman comes for him. 



    Book: African American Folktales by Roger D. Abrahams

    Tales Recipe of the week: Ackee & Saltfish

    Artbyshalaye: https://instagram.com/artbyshalaye?igshid=18dz8daavtsv6

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    • 19 min
    The Latest Song

    The Latest Song

    WARNING: Talk of genital mutilation is apart of this story. Anansi and Tiger have a very interesting relationship. But today they try to set their differences aside and relax. Unfortunately the day may take an unexpected turn. Find out how a day and the pool turns into a situation with the big monkeys. 

    Book: African American Folktales by Roger D. Abrahams
    Tales Recipe of the week: Grilled Jerk Eggplant
    Artbyshalaye: https://instagram.com/artbyshalaye?igshid=18dz8daavtsv6
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    • 17 min
    The Magic Cow

    The Magic Cow

    Everyone wants to be monetarily secure in their life for their family. Everyone wants to have food on the table when it supposed to be there. What we don't want is someone taking those things away. Well in today's story see what happens when Anancy receives a magic cow and how others react to his blessing. 


    Book: Jack Mandora by Roy Comrie
    Tales Recipe of the week: Chef Noel Cunnigham’s Curry Oxtail
    Artbyshalaye: https://instagram.com/artbyshalaye?igshid=18dz8daavtsv6
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    • 18 min
    Tiger Becomes a Riding Horse

    Tiger Becomes a Riding Horse

    Today we head to Jamaica where find our old friend Anansi. You ever wonder just how smart Anansi can be? Especially when he wants something bad enough. Well here is a story that will show this lil spider's smarts off. Today we explore this interesting tale of how tiger became a horse. And why this happened Book: African American Folktales by Roger D. Abraham Afro Tales Recipe of the week: Jamaican Spice Bun Artbyshalaye: https://instagram.com/artbyshalaye?igshid=18dz8daavtsv6  Ko-fi: https://ko-fi.com/afrotalespodcast  Teespring: teespring.com/stores/afrotalespodcast  Twitter (@afrotalescast): https://twitter.com/afrotalescast?s=09  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/afrotalespodcast/  Linktr.ee: https://linktr.ee/afrotalespodcast


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    • 20 min

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