(click photos for more information)
La Source Ancienne Ounfo
Manbo Sallie Ann Glassman has been practicing Vodou in New Orleans since 1976. She was initiated in Port-au-Prince Haiti in 1995 by Oungans Edgard Jean Louis and Silva Joseph. With her Vodou society, La Source Ancienne, she conducts weekly ceremonies in her Bywater temple, Achade Meadows, as well as numerous public ceremonies throughout the year in various locations in New Orleans. Sallie Ann is the artist for the Enochian Tarot Deck, artist and co-creator of the New Orleans Voodoo Tarot, and author and artist of Vodou Visions. She is also the co-chairman of the Board of the New Orleans Healing Center.
Oungan Gary Howell is the lead singer or Ounjenikan of La Source Ancienne. Initiated drummers, singers and dancers make up the core of the society and are the principles in the Haitian Vodou-based ceremonies.