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December 4, Shango day

As the 4th of December, Shango Festival approaches, I wish all readers and visitors that they may receive Shango’s energy, blessing and protection to overcome problems and defeat enemies. So asks Montserrat, omo Oshun Bomiré, in front of my guardian angel Oshun Ibú Kolé and in front of my father Osha, Shango. Ashé to all […]

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The pantheon of orishas: Obatala

He is the father of the Orishas who was sent by Olofin to create the earth and humankind and impose justice in the world. Obatala is the source of all that is pure, calm, ethical, moral and compassionate. He is the owner of white, the head, dreams and thoughts. Firstly, he is respected by all […]

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The pantheon of orishas. Shango

 He is the god of lightning, thunder, fire, war, Bata drums, dance, music, and masculine beauty. He is the patron of warriors. Shango has had affairs with all the female Orishas. He represents the greatest number of virtues as well as human imperfections: hard working, brave, a loyal friend, fortuneteller and healer, he is also […]