Prayer to Oshun for: Love, Money, Protection, Open Paths, Moorings and more

Oshun prayer

The prayer to Oshun, the seductive Orisha representative of femininity, owner of love and fortune, enjoys great popularity among practitioners of Santeria or the rule of Osha and Ifa. Invoking this Deity through her prayers provides excellent energies that become blessings of health and prosperity. In addition, she is highly effective in love matters, an area that tends to worry many of her followers.

In Santeria, it is very common that a Prayer to Oshun is used for different purposes such as: asking for help in love, fertility, invoking protection for their children, health, blessings for the family, and luck. That is why we as her children and followers must venerate her

«With the blessing of Olodumare I praise the mother of mothers.

Oshun, spirit of the river, the inhabitant of the turtle drum.

Your blessed energy opens paths full of charm and beauty. You are the opulence, the abundance, the brightness, the money that covers my life of fortune.

Mother of fresh water, I salute you.

Your purifying spirit cleanses me from the inside out, ridding me of all the evils that do not belong to me. There is no spell or witchcraft that prospers over me in your presence and your protection.

The Goddess of the land who roams freely, is you. I praise you and my life is filled with brightness.

You are fertility, you are the seed that grows within your children and followers. You accompany us filling us with good harvests.

We will be abundant in children.

We will find true love.

We will be full of charm.

Health will be lodged in our bodies.

Peace will reign in our homes.

Always and forever we will be blessed if the Goddess of the river blesses our path. So so be it, so it shall be.


Why pray to Oshun?

Oshun is a deity that by mandate of Oloddumare (God) is the chief of the ancestral mothers, owner of a magical power, representative of the element and the feminine energy in the universe, bearer of the ashe of the agba odun (the 16 Orishas Irumale) which, in turn, represent the element or masculine energy; It could be said then that her spirituality emphasizes the power of women and the importance of gender equality as a balance of existence. These are just one of the many reasons why praying to this Orisha is a very useful resource for the development of human beings incarnated on this earthly plane.

What is asked of Oshun in her prayers?

Prayers to Oshun

This Deity of the Yoruba pantheon, whose cult comes from West Africa, syncretized with the Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre, patron saint of Cuba, is very diligent in resolving various conflicts, such as:

  • For being the female Orisha owner of love, she is the most invoked regarding the sentimental theme. Her prayers contribute to finding couples, softening marital conflicts, taming and binding the will of people or the desired love, and any other situation that involves the emotional field and interpersonal relationships.
  • As the guardian of homes, it is of great importance to venerate and remember her in every corner of our dwellings. Praying a prayer to this goddess contributes to the harmony, balance, union and stability of the family nucleus and the spiritualities that inhabit the house.
  • Oshun is credited with the power to be the owner of the gold mineral. As we all know, this precious metal is a symbol of wealth and power, therefore, its energy is appropriate to attract prosperity, economic development, and everything related to good fortune.
  • Because she is the owner of charm and beauty, it is also possible to ask for her intervention to be pleasant in the eyes of others, whether for sentimental, work, economic or whatever their nature. In the same way, she contributes to reaching good negotiations and beneficial agreements.
  • In health issues Ochun is also very effective. Women who wish to become pregnant request his intervention, as well as pregnant women also entrust him with the protection and care of their creatures while they develop in the womb.
  • There are avatars or paths of this Orisha in which she is a skilled warrior or sorceress, therefore, she is very timely to fight earthly and spiritual wars, and get rid of enemies.  

How to pray to Oshun?

The Oshun is prayed with great respect. It is said that it is of the utmost importance to stay in good graces with this deity, since she, when she gets upset, is never content. That is why, at the moment of invoking it, we must be full of faith, and maintain the corresponding solemnity, to always count on its positive intervention.

Short sentence

«With the blessing of Olofin, Olorun and Olodumare. With the blessing of my blessed mother Oshun mori yeyeo. I pray to you, sacred ancestral mother, owner of fresh waters, that my affairs always have your blessing, that development does not stop in the same way that the river never does, in order to achieve my goals. May you reign in my life today and always with blessings of health, love and prosperity. Get away from me all the Osogbos, and everything that I can't get rid of. With your blessing I reach everything, without your blessing I will not reach anything. Oshun always protects me.

Ashe to iran eshu."

Prayer in Yoruba to Oshun (Oríkì)

«Iba Osun awura olu, Oloriya igun, Erewa Obinrin awede ko to we'mo. Ace.

Iba Osun sekese, Làtojúku awede we mo. Osun Olodi was going,

Làtojúku awede we mo. I was going Osun ibu kole, Làtojúku awede we mo.

Yeye kari, Yeye 'jo, Yeye opo, O san réré o.

Mbè mbè ma yeye, mbè mbè l'oro. Ashe».


I respect Oshun, chief of the vultures, guardian of the woman's character, guides us out of misfortune.

I praise the Spirit of Mystery, a spirit that purifies me from within. I praise the Spirit of the River.

Spirit that purifies me inside. I praise the spirit of seduction, a spirit that purifies me inside.

It is to the mother of the mirror, to the mother of the dance, to the mother of abundance, that we sing her praises.

There is always mother. Always stay in our tradition. Ashe.

I pray in Yoruba

«Oshun mori yeye o, agbeyi moro, apanganidde, ekimale oddun, aki ladde oke, ibu wañale wañale, Oshun mori yeye o».

prayer to the queen

Your goodness makes you great, your golden light illuminates your beautiful image, you are a mother, you protect your children from any evil and do not allow abuse to your women.

You are beautiful, seductive, very feminine, you fill the souls of your believers with light and you carry out your decisions.

You are great and I will always thank you for your presence and your wisdom.

Oh mighty! you are big, you are perfect and beautiful.

May your will always be correct and I will understand why you do it.


Prayer for love at the foot of Oshun

Prayer for love with Oshun

If you are looking for mutual happiness, learn to use the prayers to Oshun, the Yoruba deity of love, to feel loved forever.

To start praying you need to be sure of yourself, that you like your body and have confidence, so that Oshun is pleased too.

It is necessary for the person to undress in front of a mirror, preferably full body, and when seeing himself he cannot transmit criticism, to carefully observe his gifts and curves, the color of his skin, his body odor, his chest, his buttocks, and others areas that usually do not observe such as: armpits, knees, fingers and toes. The idea is to focus on beauty and feeling beautiful.

So that the loved one sighs for your beauty, or that he is by your side, turn to Oshun with this Prayer, since this deity has a lot of power with men and women.

«Oshun, blessed mother, I am admired for your beauty, your charms and wisdom.

I praise your name and your presence. You who become Ibu Akuaro, queen of love, and laugh at falsehood.

I praise your sensuality and your secrets. Mother owner of the energy that love emanates, today I beg your help.

The love in my life has been elusive, so finding the true one has not been a light path.

I ask that with your arts and your mysteries you bring into my life the right person who will love me. Give me a being who only sighs for me, just as all who admire you sigh for your beauty; someone who comes to be by my side in this long grind that is life.

Cover me with the sweetness of your waters (make request) that love does not delay in knocking on my door.

With the sweetness of your waters, the light of your gold,

The obsession of your beauty, mother Ochun.

Cover with your cloak and protect from any darkness my deepest desire to achieve true love, so that it may be eternal and sincere from all evil that avoids it, as your beautiful laugh is sacred, allow me to have such a love, extinguish all suffering and yes I suffer that is not for what I love.

Oh my mother! Give me that strength, sweetness, your pain, your strength and your beauty so that love knocks on my door and venerates my love.


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Oshun's prayer for marriage

In the many legends it is mentioned that Oshun is a vain and very capricious deity, which is why she always emerges victorious in her battles, so when a couple cannot make their love come true, they should go directly to her.

«Miraculous and beautiful Oshun, protector of the land and food, mother of nature and your children, I invoke before your presence the light of my path and the performance of the course of my days.

You who know my deepest desires, I invoke before you eternal love for the strength of soul mates.

So that he is with me all his life (name of the person you want to fall in love with).

Wherever he is, bring his spirit before me (say name), to love him for life.

May its essence remember my love at every moment.

(Repeats the person's name), never want someone other than me.

May the sighs of (person's name) only belong to me.

In his memories there will always be me, that he listens to me, that he kisses me, that his goal is me, that for (repeats the name of the person), I am unique in his life.

Blessed Mother Oshun, I trusted you and I leave my beloved love in your power, so that you always remember to carry my name in your thoughts.

Yalode is in charge of fulfilling the purposes they desire, the love they will need for their lives, this deity will support you and fulfill your approach, since her word is fulfilled as soon as you go to her and if you follow the step by step examples of prayers that appear in this post, your goals will be a reality.

Prayer to bind and dominate

Do you want a forbidden person to sigh for you and wish to have you for the rest of their days? Turn to the powerful mother of love and beauty so that this being is before you.

Great and powerful Orisha Goddess of love, attend to my prayers. My request is that you impose that (name of the person) cannot feel love or attraction for another woman other than me, always send my name to her thoughts.

Oh mother! I want the love and spirit (name of the person), I want him to give himself completely just for me.

I wish that he is dependent on me and his heart only belongs to me, I implore you that I am the only person who will accelerate his heartbeat forever.

Allow that in the next few hours your love will be only for me (name of the person), and you will not be able to spend your life without me.

So be it beautiful mother, I will never forget that I am indebted to you. Amen.

prayer to dominate

«I greet the owner of the charm.

I salute the queen of seduction.

I beg you to attend to the request that I make today.

I need to win over the one who opposes me. May my ideas be approved, may my wishes be granted, may my claims be accepted and my mandates fulfilled.

By the power of your beauty, may your honey cover me in such a way that everything I say or do is praised by my opponents. That there is no opposition to my provisions and that your power and will reign in my actions (make request).

May your will be fulfilled beautiful mother, I will never forget that I am indebted to you. Ashe.

I pray to Oshun to tie

“Oshun today I invoke you, before you I am begging you to grant me eternal love, that the forces that activate love in soulmates be propitiated.

I will not lie to you, you know my deepest desires, that is why I beg your presence Ibu Iddoi, powerful witch and sorceress.

Today I ask that (name of the person who wants to be tied) be with me all my life.

May the spell of your honey make his spirit wherever he is, have the need to return to me (mention his name), may my love be the fuel of his life, may my absence make him feel faint.

That's why (name of the person who wants to tie up) in my absence will only think of my love, he will not be happy in another house, in another bed, with other kisses, or other hugs that are not mine.

The love, the body, the thoughts and the desire of (name of the person who wants to be tied up) only belong to me, due to the great power of all the ancestral witches and Oshun who leads them. So be it, so it is, so it will be. Ashe».

Prayer to tie man to the foot of Oshun

As children of the Goddess of love we want and need to feel loved as a whole to the ideal person, for mutual happiness and a prosperous life, but it happens that not everyone has the same plans and perhaps they do not feel anything for you. This prayer allows that person to melt before you for the rest of their days.

Powerful woman of the presence of sexuality, queen of the waters of love, you who allow men to dominate, I invoke before you the strength of hearts united until death, that (man's name) sigh of love before me.

That his spirit belongs to my essence and I can't help but imagine my happiness with him, that (man's name) never love another woman other than me, beloved mother.

May his body only belong to me (say your name), that (man's name) do not drink or eat if my presence is not with him.

That for (man's name), his sexual attraction is only me, powerful Oshun, I wish he is always with me and begs when he can't see me.

I promise miraculously to offer you whatever you ask of me, for the well-being of all mother, so be it! Amen.

Oshun's prayer to seduce

To be effective in prayer, it is necessary to have the willingness and faith to be sure of our purposes in conjunction with prayer to seduce that love that we have in mind, the Goddess of love will fulfill it.

 Oh great Oshun! holy mother as sweet as honey, today I come before you to request that you cleanse my body and spirit so that you give me the gift of seduction, that I have before my feet that pure love that I need.

I (your full name), I implore you to illuminate my path as your golden light and allow me to show off the beauty, the sweetness, the seduction before the men that I want to have by my side.

Allow me to be a woman with fullness of love, to be able to control my charms in my own way, that with a laugh that man will never forget me, put in me your divine grace and seduction before what I want.

If you fulfill me, I will be eternally grateful and I will forever surrender my faith, my mother, may your will bring my wishes before me.


to seduce a man

«I invoke the spirit of sensuality!

Divine Orisha Oshun, I salute you and praise you.

I come before you to ask you for a bit of your honey, your beauty, your charm, your shine, your spell, and your gift.

Allow me to captivate that being that I want to seduce (say the name of the person you want to enchant) so that he falls in love with my charms, which are really yours, that he cannot resist my skin, that when he tries me he only feels the nectar of your sweetness and stay attached to me forever. Let that be your will. Ashe».

Prayer with Oshun for money

Prayer to Oshun for money

To make requests with this deity it is important to believe in her, have the patience to wait for economic abundance to come your way and above all to hope that Oshun will help you. For this we pray the following Prayer:

"I greet the Goddess Oshun.

Spirit of the water element, energy of nature, from here your children we invoke your presence that is light in our path and evolution for our days.

Beloved and respected Orisha, pour the honey of your love on this pleading follower.

Allow the spirit of money, the energy of prosperity and the blessings of wealth to lodge in my astral, bringing a change for the well-being of my affairs.

Venerable mother, allow the waterfalls of your waters to cleanse me of everything bad that may exist in my life (make request).

May my words be heard and your virtue cover me, protect me and protect me, bringing me peace and abundance. Ashe».

Prayer for protection

Prayer increases faith and trust in the Orisha so that the protection that each of us needs is raised, our mother Oshun prevents evil from appearing in our way forever.

«I praise the spirit of mystery, which protects my physical and spiritual body.

Oshun always grants me abundance, health, prosperity, and love.

Oshun always prevents the evil of darkness from passing over me.

Beautiful queen covered with your shield of gold, protect my four cardinal points: north, south, east and west, that there is no harm that penetrates them.

You always walk in front of me and you make evil spirits flee with your eyes.

Deliver me and protect me from death, illness, revolution and loss, so that everything in my life is well-being and health. Ashe».

To obtain your grace and your protection

«Oshun queen of the light of gold, woman who makes men flee with her gaze, the enormous and powerful mother of the river and defender of women, I ask you for my life, for the prosperity of my path, prevent death touch me or persecute me, where my presence is, be the divine light.

Praise goddess of mystery, cleanse my spirit inside and out, always give me abundance, health, prosperity, love and prevent the evil of darkness from passing before me.

I praise your beauty, I praise your rise mother, I praise your name and presence, I praise your dance and your secrets, Ashe».

Prayer to Ochun against enemies

«I invoke the spirit of my mother Oshun, the spirit that works with the tiñosa.

Oshun protect me, protect me. With your power remove the dust and everything bad that is inside the house.

Mother Oshun, you who are Ololodi, and although you are Obiní you dress as Okuní when it comes to going to war, today I beg you to accompany me, because the time has come for me to go to war too.

My opponents lie in wait for me, they want to destroy my affairs, but they will not have their victory over me, because you protect me with the iron and the machete.

No enemy of yours has ever been able to defeat you. Then, no enemy of mine will be able to harm me, as long as I count on you (make request).

May your will be done and your blessing be with me today and always. Ashe».

Oshun's Prayer to Open Paths

Use this prayer on the shore of the sacred river of our mother Oshun, with two yellow candles, some sunflowers and abundant honey, you are going to ask for your divine abundance, to open your paths.

You have to repeat these words with faith to the Goddess of love and avoid any kind of self-questioning, your soul has to be in serenity so that in your paths there is only happiness and success.

O glorious goddess! You who are my guide every day, I thank you for always being there for me and taking care of my family.

I will always ask you for health, abundance, stability, love and strength, help me, you who are always with me as my protective guide.

I implore you to remove difficulties from my path and open them by bringing abundance, peace and tranquility to my soul, pour out your prosperity in my family so that they never suffer or be in need.

Blessed mother walk with me and always illuminate my path, so be it mother. Amen

Thank Oshun

Prayer to ask Oshun for a favor

It is very common to need in our lives a favor that is related to work, economic, love or family and we go to the beloved queen of fresh waters, Oshun!

Merciful and powerful Orisha, I am deeply grateful for what I learned from your advice: do not trust my friendship or love to anyone, to prevent negativity from invading my tranquility.

I am a person renewed by your blessings and selective with my surroundings, but this time I ask you to help me obtain benefits with people who represent progress for me.

It is not easy to be consistent when making decisions, but with your wisdom I am fighting to achieve each purpose and if I have to sacrifice something I do it, I implore your protection and light for my benefits.

That of the person who needs a favor as his own benefit, is before me and does not fail me.

I understood your advice so that you feel proud, but fulfill my request, beloved mother.

Prayer to thank for the favors received

Most of the time we ask for our present and future, to move forward and be successful, that is why it is important to give thanks every day and take into account the blessing of the powerful goddess of love.

Orisha of rivers and waterfalls, the purest waters that cleanse the evils of the world, only you who bless me and give me peace and tranquility and I thank you for lighting my path at every step.

» I venerate the purest waters that cleanse the evils of the world.

I praise the ancient mother, mighty warrior, great sorceress.

I am sure I have been blessed with your mercy. Your kindness has given me peace and quiet. Your love lights my way in every step I take.

I am grateful to receive your protection.

Blessed mother! I will always come before you, because of the deep admiration and respect that I have for you, powerful Oshun.

Thank you for protecting us, your children, and instilling joy and love in everyone equally.

My gratitude for you will never fade, mighty mother of mine.

So be miraculous mother. Amen". 

Oshun's Prayer for Success

This petition is constantly prayed, because with it the financial problems are solved and the success that we long for comes to our lives.

Gloriosa Oshun, dancer of the 5 handkerchiefs, I come before you to implore you to help me succeed in my life.

You who can do everything, you who are the most beautiful, you who are a saint, I ask you that I never lack the abundance of divine success, that my family have all its comforts, that love fills my well-being with joy.

Show me at all times the right path to success, be it a good job or a good love, beloved mother.

Goddess Oshun, give me the ability to have immediate solutions, to help me in my problems and may your blessing always be with me.

I come before you to request your devotion and your glorious help for the advancement of my achievements and successes that I wish for my prosperity.

So be it


Prayer to Oshun to ask for health

As religious we belong to this beautiful religion with the faith of being saved from our mistakes and death, that is why to preach this prayer it is necessary to have the hope of being saved and the faith to believe in the wisdom of the Goddess of love Oshun .

«I invoke the spirit that makes the belly grow. Fertilizing energy.

My mother Oshun, you are health, you are life.

Do not close your ears to my plea, because today more than ever I require your intervention.

I come before you so that you never abandon me, nor forsake me in the face of my difficulties.

Give me the spiritual and earthly resources to overcome illness, give me the strength to heal the ailments that prevent me from fulfilling my goals.

Take away from me the suffering caused by this condition (make request) fill me and my family with health and life, and fill us with the courage to achieve salvation and relief from this evil that from this moment is revoked of this body, thanks to your intervention. So be it. Amen".

Prayer of the children of Oshun

"The queen with the golden crown is my mother.

The queen of the 5 parrot feathers is my mother.

The queen of the waters that never stop, is my mother.

Your children have every right to wear the crown that awakens all pleasures.

My mother blesses us with her immense goodness, she makes us great.

You protect your children from any evil and do not allow any harm to come.

Fill the souls of your followers with your radiant yellow light.

Oh powerful Oshun! You are great, you are perfect and beautiful.

I praise my guardian angel, the spirit of the river that never leaves me and always makes me a winner. Ashe».

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  1. I thank you for all the information that emanates from this website. The truth has helped me a lot to learn a little more about the Yoruba religion. I am the son of Ochún and I am also grateful for allowing me to learn more about syncretization in this way. from my Holy owner, indeed, the work they have done in making this site is admirable, they could put or attach documents or treaties or publications that we initiates could read to understand more fully about our beliefs Eternally grateful

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