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Yeye Osun West African Water Mother Osun who symbolizes the birth and maintenance of a noble compassionate beautiful earth and waters.

Yemaya means, "She Who's Children are the Fish". The cowrie shell is Her symbol, and Her colors are blue, white, and silver. She is often depicted as wearing a dress with 7 layers representing the seven seas. She is also depicted as a mermaid. She has several feast days: December 31, February 2, Summer Solstice, September 7, and it is said there are others.