Creating an Orisha Altar: Tools for Honoring Yoruba Spirits
Learn how to set up an altar for each Orisha, including the proper offerings and ritual objects, to strengthen your connection to the Yoruba faith.
In spiritual practices, handkerchiefs are often used as offerings or decorations on spiritual altars. Handkerchiefs can serve several purposes on an altar, including:
In some spiritual practices, handkerchiefs may be inscribed with symbols, mantras, or affirmations that hold special meaning for the practitioner. Handkerchiefs can also be consecrated, or blessed, to increase their spiritual potency.