Ochosi: Orisha of the Wilderness
Discover the many facets of Orisha Ochosi, the skilled hunter and protector of justice in the tradition of Santeria.
Orisha Ochosi, the divine hunter, is known for his unerring aim and silent pursuit of his prey. He is a symbol of blind justice, believed to preside over court systems, law enforcement, and other agents of justice. He is the embodiment of focus and determination, guiding us to achieve our goals while staying true to our moral compass. Ochosi is often called upon for protection from harm, danger, and negative energies. Pray to him to seek his watchful guidance and shielding presence to keep them safe from physical and spiritual threats.
Ochosi is closely associated with Eleggua and Ogun and is often depicted hunting alongside them. He is associated with the colors blue and amber, and the numbers 3 and 7.