Orisha Oko Farmer Of The Fertile Earth Harvests For Stability Health And Vitality Eleke Bead Necklace
Say a prayer of your choice each time you put on the necklace.
Orisha Oko Prayer: “Orisha Oko please guide and protect me. Open the doors of opportunity by removing obstacles from my path. Give me courage to overcome my problems and defeat my enemies. Bring justice and balance to my life by bestowing your wisdom upon me. With your powers please give me the strength to fight and win my daily battles. I am ready for your winds of change that bring prosperity to my realm. Amen.”
Orisha Oko is the Orisha of agriculture, farming, and the mysteries associated with earth, life, and death. He rules the mystery of the black earth that gives birth to crops and life, fertility and procreation. Orisha Oko is often depicted as a hard working farmer who wears a straw hat and plows the earth with a team of two oxen. As one of the hardest working Orishas he keeps the cycles of growing working year round, Orisha Oko gives his followers stability in life, health, vitality, abundance and is often petitions for work, to keep death at bay, for health issues, and for assistance with conceiving a child. His colors are light blue and pink. Orisha Oko’s number is 7.
Orishas are spiritual beings who have been tasked with maintaining this Earth, watching over the affairs of humanity and each has dominion over a portion of nature. Each Orisha is identified with natural forces as well as with human interests or endeavors. These Orishas are mediators between humanity and the Supreme Being. Pray to Orishas because they are already in heaven, and they can intercede for you. In moments of anxiety, you need to hope and believe in something that helps you recover faith and maintain peace in your life.
Bead necklaces can be worn as a rite of passage that helps change a person’s destiny for the better. Think of it as a prescription that should be undertaken by those who have a need for it to heal their lives. “Eleke” means beads, and the elekes are simple bead necklaces in the patterns and colors of Orishas, Saints, and Gods. It is a good idea to wear it to clear the mind of negativity and connect to higher guidance.
Approximately 34 inches long.