The Rada Loa are said to originate in Africa.
They are gentle nanchon who play a passive role in the lives of their
followers. They are one of the most beloved Loa and they provide stability for
their followers. They are the more peaceful nanchon of Loa.
Each of the Rada Loa offer unique blessings to
their followers. Please read the below descriptions of the more popular Rada
Loa to assist you in choosing which one you would like a portal opened too.
Popular Loa Commonly Associated with the Rada:
The most powerful of all Loa, guards the
gateway between our world and the spirit world. Often associated with destiny.
Realm: Gateway between
spiritual world and our world.
appears as an old man with a cane, he often has a sack thrown over his
Colors: Red and White
Loko (also spelled Loco)
He is the ancestral spirit of the first priest. He is the patron
of all plant life and main power is healing.
White and red.
Notes: He is known for
Ayzian is the wife of Loko. She is the spirit
of the first priestess. She is a guardian of all priestesses, Vodou initiates,
religious traditions, market places, and has healing powers.
Realm: Religious affairs
Notes: She will often call
upon Vodou devotees who are destined to become priestesses.
Damballa is known as the creator spirit. He is
the first and the most powerful of all the loa. He oversees everything having
to do with wisdom and ancestral knowledge.
Realm: Wisdom and
Notes: One of the most
powerful of the loa. He has several other names.
Aydia-Wedi is the wife of Damballa. She and
her husband provide a stable future and when they are served they will help
devotees achieve happiness, wealth, and success.
Realm: Fertility and
Color: Pure white and green.
Notes: She is said to be a
part of every rainbow.
If you require assistance with your love life
then Erzulie is who can aid you. She is the Loa of all things having to do with
love, beauty, and sex. She is vain due to her unmatchable beauty and has
Notes: She also works with
matters concerning jealously and anger.
La Sirene is a beautiful Loa who governs
wealth and success. She is said to live in a beautiful palace under the sea.
Notes: She should be
invoked when you require help with money matters.
Agwe is a sea spirit. He governs everything
that has to do with water. He is the husband of La Sirene.
Color: White and blue.
Please note that many of these Loa are known by different names.
Also, the majority of the Rada loa have a Petro counter part. There are many
more members of the Rada Loa but these are just a few of the more powerful
Whenever you need help with a certain aspect of your life invoke
the Loa that governs that aspect. Honor him/her and leave offerings and he/she
will aid you. The portal that we will send you is a direct link to the Loa of