The 16 Truths of Ifa 1. This is a benevolent Universe 2. You need have no fear 3. There is a single Creative Force ( God ) 4. There is no Devil 5. It is your birthright to be joyful, successful and loved 6. Heaven is “home” and Earth “the marketplace.” We are in constant passage between the two 7. You are part of the Universe in a literal, not figurative way 8. Character determines outcome 9. Supremacy is evil 10. You must never initiate harm to another human being 11. You must never harm the Universe of which you are a part 12. There can be no discrimination 13. Diversity is the hallmark of the Oludumare’s ( God’s) creation 14. You select your Destiny and Guardian Orisa 15. Divination provides the road map to your Destiny 16. Balance, growth and wisdom are your goals.