Mural of Daughter of Oshun in the New World

 

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Mural of the Daughter of Oshun in the New World, by Joel Bergner, 2008

Oshún is a Yoruba orisha, daughter of Yemoja a Nigerian river goddess, protector of the family and pregnant women. Yemoja is known as Iemanja in Brazil and Yemaya in Cuba.

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Photo credit: Ifeoma Onyefulu

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