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IFA

(Consumer Electronics Unlimited) A major consumer electronics trade show, held in Berlin, Germany. The 2012 IFA show featured 1,439 exhibitors and drew 245,000 attendees.

IFA began in 1924 as the Internationale FunkAusstellung (German for International Radio Exhibition). Throughout the mid-20th century, various radios, TVs and tape recorders were highlights of IFA shows. See trade shows.
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Outside the collection however are the Ifa divination materials, oponifa, irokeifa and agereifa.
There is also a smaller flat circle upon which the diviner, babalawo imprints his readings of the Ifa divination process.
Again, the paraphernalia of Ifa divination is also very paramount in the healing process in the Yoruba medicine.
If the point of this passage is that a full understanding of the meaning of a specific Yoruba text - an Ifa divination performance, for example - requires a reading practice that contex s that text, then such a proposition could hardly be considered novel.