The Orishas: Elegua
Elegua's importance among the Orishas is due primarily to him being the first of them to be created.
Pair of 10" Jimagua Dolls. The Ibeji - also known as Ibelli, Ibeyi, Meji, Melli, or Jimaguas - is the orisha of the divine twins. While there are two individuals when twins are born, the Ibeji is one orisha. The Ibeji are considered the Orisha of those who was born a twin, as well as individuals who have lost their twin sibling.