La Barona

There are lady barons, too. In Dominican Vodou, La Barona is Queen of the Cemetery. To some extent her role corresponds to that of Madame Brigitte or Oya. She may be invoked in the cemetery at midnight, with or without her husband.

Consort:

Baron Del Cementario

Attribute:

La Barona carries a bag filled with magical herbs and poisonous plants.

Daughter:

Gedelia

Color:

Purple

Gem:

Jet

Offerings:

Red wine, black coffee, traditional mourners’ jewelry

See Also:

  • Baron Del Cementario
  • Madame Brigitte
  • Gedé
  • Oya
  • List of Lwa

Source:

Encyclopedia of Spirits: The Ultimate Guide to the Magic of Fairies, Genies, Demons, Ghosts, Gods & Goddesses– Written by Judika Illes Copyright © 2009 by Judika Illes.