This candle can be used on your altar as an offering or for any ritual work. Use the candle to request guidance and protection. Once Elegua opens the road for you, no one can close it.
His importance among the Orishas is due primarily to him being the first of them to be created. Elegua existed before creation and was witness to it after being created by Olodumare.
Elegua is known as the ruler of all crossroads, roads, and doorways. He is the personification of destiny and fate among all of mankind, which means that he is the one who controls what happens to us and where we go in life.
- To open doors towards life path or success
- To have access to love, money, job, health and luck
- To work with any other Orisha
- If having bad luck in life or feeling stuck
Colors: Black and Red
Offerings: Any kinds of fish, yellow rice, toasted corn, tobacco, candies, and liquor
Children: Cunning, intelligent, skillful, eloquent, outgoing, persuasive, good communicator, restless, very social