Obatala , loved all his children and shared much time with them each on individual visits . One child always caught his attentions and her sweetness always sparked immense love in his heart . From birth he would sing to her at night to lay her head down and sleep .. He would sing till
The orisha of the white cloth is Obatala. Obatala is the only orisha that has male and female aspects. He is the orisha that is the owner of all heads whether crowned or not crowned. Obatala is the orisha that Olofi entrusted to judge justice on the earth. Obatala is the purest of all orishas
Eleggua was in awe and yet horrified of the changes he saw in Oddua, He could not believe his eyes. Oddua started to tremble from head to toe . and then he saw Oddua’s spirit rise toward the sky and another spirit entered Oddua’s body , it was now that Oddua had become Obatala Ayagunna
The sad story of Oggun not only brought the Araye into the world or sexual abuse but as well the saddest part of abuse the coercion of others as well. It is without saying that of all Oddúa’s children , Oggun was the center of controversy while he remained arrogant and abusive to everyone. Always
In her bout of fury Yembo’s soul left her body and Yemaya’s soul entered Yembo’s body . Those that were present witnessed this spectacular event became truly dumbfounded , even Obatala himself became aware of the grandeur that was his Obini (wife). Her tears fell unto the floor of Olodumares Ile ( house) in the
After all the Orisa failed in bringing Oggun back to the kingdom from his retreat in the forest. Oshun “Yalorde” goes to her parents Alafin ( palace) to ask her father permission to bring Oggun back . Her petition is met with great skepticism and sarcasm from the other elder Orisa who tried before her.
Bath For Good Luck Of Obatala Prepare a bath with milk, cocoa butter, half a cascarilla, holy water and some drops of Yoruba Good Luck Oil. Make a little ball with alamo leaves, two slices of bread and half a ball of cascarilla. Rub your body with this from neck down while asking Obatala to
Obra With Obatala For A Calm Home. Put cotton herb, purslane herb, white sauco leaves, tumbleweed, prodigiosa herb and Yoruba Tranquility Essence on a jícara with fresh water, then rub the herbs between your hands, put them back on the jícara but this time pour cacao butter and cascarilla as well, then put it under your