Who respects, understands and loves Yoruba religion He always wants to please his Orishas by offering Adimú (offerings) that he likes.
The addimu also leads by means of prayers to consolidate what is desired, but much more important is to offer it from the heart and have faith that everything will be given to him with the blessing of his Orisha at the moment that he determines it.
Remember that all that is offered to the Orisha are fruits, drinks, desserts, vegetables, greens and meats, they must be clean and fresh, without stains, well cared for, or mistreated, just as we like it.
Adimú Efó (vegetables and greens)
With an offering, we are grateful, we pray, we ask for health and everything we need in our lives, these are some of the offerings of vegetables to our deities.
|And FO||Vegetable / Vegetable||Orisha|
|Ajefowo||Cockscomb||Aggayú and Shango|
|Bean||Red onion||Obatalá, Oshosi and Babaluayé|
|Atele||Ginger||Babalú Ayé and Shango|
|Ayo or ayu||Garlic||Obatala|
|Epho||Chard||Oshún and Inle|
|efo yanrín||Watercress||All the roads of Oshún except Oshún Ololoddi, Yemayá and Olokún|
|Ilasa||Okra leaves||Shango, Aggayú and Oba|
|Ilenké, ogo yeye||Lettuce||Yemayá and Olokún|
|Teat 1||French bledo||Oshun|
|Teat 2||Red bledo||Yemayá, Olokún and Oshún|
Adimú Esó (food)
En Cuba Viand refers to a set of fruits and roots rich in carbohydrates, among them the best known are cassava, pumpkin, banana, potato, sweet potato, taro among others.
|X||Heart of palm (the palm in Cuba)||Shango and Aggayú|
|agbado||Corn||All the Orishas|
|I chose||Pumpkin||Shango and Oshún|
|Ikán or igbá oyinbó||Eggplant||Oyá|
|Ikokí eyin||Yellow taro||Orishaokó and Egguns|
|Ila||Okra||Shango, Aggayú and Dadá|
|Ishin||Vegetable brain||Obatalá and Oddúa|
|Ishu||Yam||All the Orishas|
|Ishu ewura||Hairy yam||All the Orishas|
|Ishu eyin||Yellow yam||All the Orishas|
|Kunkundukú pukpa||Yellow sweet potato||Orishaokó and Inle|
|Kunkunkduku||White sweet potato||Oggún, Yemayá, Inle and Obbatalá|
No matter how small the offering to the orishas, do it with faith, love and humility, the true offering is found in our hearts.
Here are some addimú and offerings that you can make, below: