Babalu Aye is so powerful and so respected by other deities that he is allowed to take possession of any person, regardless of his or her ruling orisha. Babalu Aye can be identified with St. Lazarus.
Color: Royal Purple
Day of the Week: Friday & Wednesday
Necklace: Blue beads with White stripes.
Offerings: Rice, wheat, beans, corn on the cob, pigeons, roosters and rosemary, burnt bread, garlic, smoked fish and possum.