Nature has provided us with an abundance of healing plants and herbs, that can help bring our bodies and minds back into balance. These healing plants are the physical representation the third energy of the element of earth, the energy of healing.
This Orixá relates to the healing of the body, mind and spirit. Its associated archetypes are the feminine (Ossanha) and masculine (Ossaim) healers who have the knowledge and perception to identify the cause of disease and rectify it, restoring health and harmony.
The name for this healing energy is Ossãe. When honoring this energy the response is Ewassa.