Yemaya, the beloved orisha is seen as the ocean waters and the supernal mother. She is the giver of all life and the sustenance of the world. With her help all things are possible; without her; there is only death and destruction. While Obatal is the seed of life, it is through Yemaya that the seed germinates and manifests in many living things.
Attributes: The Sun, Moon, Anchors, a Boat, a Star and silver keys.
Colors: White & Blue
Day of the Week: Saturday
Number: 7 and all multiples of 7
Offerings: Watermelon, Pineapples, Papaya, Sugar Cane Syrup, Vervain, Mint, Lettuce.