Calendula – Marigold Flower
Gods: Babalu Aye, Eleggua, Obatala, Oko, Olocun, Orunla
Goddess: Oshun, Oya, Yemaya
Calendula — also called pot marigold — displays bright orange or sunny yellow flowers, but it also has a history as a home remedy. Calendula officinalis is an annual or short-lived perennial herb in the daisy family (Asteraceae) originating from southern Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean area. It has long been cultivated and is a widespread garden escapee in cool, temperate climates. It has been used for many centuries for a range of culinary and medicinal purposes.
It has protective properties when worn or carried and can bring good luck like the sun itself shining down upon you. When placed under the pillow or bed the flower can help bring prophetic dreams and good sleep It also protects you from evil spirits if you place it under the pillow before going to sleep.
- Raises spiritual energy
- Increase psychic abilities
- Legal matters