The Seven African Powers: The Most Powerful Orishas
The seven Orishas who are the Seven African Powers rule over all things humans need including love, fertility, power, justice, healing, and...
Light up our 14 Day 7 African Powers (Siete Potencias Africanas) candle to summon the immense powers of the African Orishas - Obatala, Shango, Oya, Orula, Elegua, Yemaya, and Ogun - who may bestow upon you affection, wealth, fortune, and tranquility.
Elegua (Eleggua): Regarded as the opener of doors and guardian of crossroads, Elegua facilitates communication with the divine and serves as a messenger.
Obatala: Considered the creator of human bodies, Obatala symbolizes wisdom, purity, and moral values. He represents peace and the importance of right action.
Yemaya (Yemoja): As the Orisha of the ocean, Yemaya is associated with motherhood, fertility, nurturing, and emotional healing. She represents the power of water and its flow.
Oshun (Ochun): Oshun embodies love, beauty, sensuality, and abundance. She is connected to rivers, fresh water, and the arts.
Shango (Chango): Shango is the Orisha of thunder, fire, and justice. He represents masculine energy, strength, courage, and leadership.
Oya: Oya is associated with storms, wind, and transformation. She embodies the power of change, protection, and feminine strength.
Ogun: Ogun is the Orisha of iron, warfare, and technology. He represents physical strength, determination, and the ability to shape one's destiny.