Oba

Oba

 Sacred number: 8. Day of the week: Sunday or Friday. Colors: pink, pink and blue, pink belted or accented with red and white. Domain: marriage, loyalty, fidelity, female honor with regard to wife and motherhood, bonding. Herbs: various herbs and spices used in home cooking, canning, preserving, first aid, cleaning…

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Yemaya

Yemaya

Other names/spellings/related deities that overlap in the diaspora: Nana Buruku, Yemanja, Iemanja, Yemalla, Iemaia, Yemoja, La Sirene, Mommi. Sacred number: 7. Sacred colors: blue and white, aqua and white, translucent/transparent blue or aqua and white. Domain: the sea, water, all life on Earth, motherhood/reproduction, cell division, currents. Symbols: anchor, mermaids,…

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