Oya, is a great Orisha, sweet and scary at the same time, who is present in the light winds but also in hurricane force winds, squalls, thunderstorms and sparks. She is named as Ade Laye: "who kills with fire” and saved the duality of the great mother and the great warrior who accompanies her beloved Shango, in all battles. She is a warrior's heart, know that you will fight and defend what is theirs, the battle from day to day is your happiness. She knows how to win, have fervor for the war, either in life or in the art of love. Oya is said that she expresses your love and joy in the same proportion that expressed his anger. Thus, began to identify more with the activities related to the man, that take place outside the House.
Colors: Brown, red, and pink.
Symbols: Sword, Iruka.
Elements: Fire, air moving.
Domains: storms, winds, lightning, death.
IYA Mesan Orun, Oya!