How do I invoke Oshun?
A ritual to invoke Oshun
She adorns herself with rich hues and jewelry.
She knows she looks good.
To prepare for a ritual connecting you with your own Oshun energy, take care of your appearance as well.
Adorn yourself with jewelry and clothing that you find sexy and powerful.
What offerings does Oshun like?
Oshun often carries a mirror so that she can admire her beauty. She loves honey, sunflowers, oranges, cinnamon, and pumpkin. The peacock and the vulture are her favorite birds.
What does it mean to be a daughter of Oshun?
This mural of a daughter of Oshún was painted by Joel Bergner in 2008. “Oshun, also spelled Osun, an orisha (deity) of the Yoruba people of southwestern Nigeria. Oshun is commonly called the river orisha, or goddess, in the Yoruba religion and is typically associated with water, purity, fertility, love, and sensuality.
Are Oshun and Yemaya the same?
In nature, Oshun rules over rivers. Olodumare had originally deemed all the waters on earth belonged to Yemayá, who is Ochún’s older sister ( in some stories, her mother). Ochún is the seductive and sensual Orichá who makes sure babies are conceived. She inspires sexual love and promotes fertility.
How do you make an altar for Oshun?
How I set up my Atlar for Oshun part 1 –
Is Oshun a voodoo?
Oshun Paquet-Hoodoo-Voodoo-Santeria-Witchcraft-Oxum-Orisha of Love, Beauty, Riches, Rivers, Creativity, Dance, Protection from False Love. Oshun is the Yoruban Orisha of the sweet or fresh waters (as opposed to the salt waters of Yemaya). As Orisha of love, Oshun is represented as a beautiful, charming young woman.
What are Oshun colors?
Oshun is the orisha of the river. Her devotees leave her offerings and perform ceremonies at bodies of fresh water such as rivers, streams and canals. She is associated with the colours gold/deep yellow in most of the diaspora and in Nigeria, white, yellow and green. In Trinidad, she is associated with the colour pink.
What day of the week is Oshun?
Besides, the traditional Yoruba calendar is lunar with four day weeks.
Orisha Days of the Week.
|Yoruba Day||Ojo Isegun – Day of Victory|
|Orishas||Ogun, Oshun, Oko, Erinle|
|Notes and Recommendations||Tuesday is a good day to honor the deities whose domains cover various fields of work, labor, industry, and invention.|
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What number is Oshun?
They say Oshun is an extremely beautiful woman dressed in gold, covered in jewels with a pot of honey around her waist (pun intended). Her traditional colors are yellow, gold, coral, amber, and she associated with the number five. Oshun often carries a mirror so that she can admire her beauty.