of grandesguas, mother of deuses and the men, Iemanj. It is one of the primordial mothers eest present in some myths that they tell on the creation of the world. In terrasbrasileiras, she gained the sovereignty on the oceans and seas, conducted in Africa porOlocum, orix forgotten in Brazil and little remembered in Cuba. Olocum is the antigasenhora of the deepenings of the life, the occult mysteries and orixs. Acelebrao de Iemanj in Africa is associated with the river Nger and can serobservada around the celebrations of primordial feminine deities.
Associated esseculto of the first mothers, we will find two orixs infantile very remembered noBrasil, the Ibejis twin, orixs children who they guide and they preside over infnciae the same fraternity and the infantile side of the adults. Oxal is orepresentante direct of the Supreme Being, Olorum and, therefore, it heads the panteo dCriao. Oxal or Obatal, also known for Orixanl and Oxaluf, is criadordo man and absolute gentleman of air, the breath and the life. Had the essesatributos, it is called the Great Orix, Orix Nl. Orix is one very respeitadotanto for its worshippers as for the too much deities, therefore many orixs soidentificados as children its.
Odudua is criadorda Land, ancestral of iorubs and this orix keeps soul linking with Orani, the responsible one for the appearance of the cities. In Africa it has a conflict between ospartidrios of Odudua and Oxal, but, in Brazil, Odudua was forgotten edesapareceu almost completely, being confused with characteristics of prprioOxal. Iorubs cremque women and men descends of orixs, not having, therefore, an origin nicacomo in Christianity. Each person inherits one orix and is of this characteristic deity that provmsuas and particular marks e, ' ' when which is known is orix dapessoa, can be foreseen as it will behave in day-by-day, therefore if acreditaque the human being inherits preferences, desires, fears and ways to act prpriosde its orix.