Ogun represents work and all human effort. He is also a symbol of violence, of brute force and raw energy. He is one of the older orishas, brother to Eleggua, and Ochosi. He is the divine ironworker, who toil eternally without rest.
Colors: Green and Black
Day of the Week: Tuesday, Wednesday and the 4th of each month
Necklace: Alternating black and green beads
Offerings: Cigars, rum, toy weapons, toy cars and airplanes