One of the most legendary Voodoo spells involves going to a crossroad to obtain a wish or special talent and making a deal with the Voodoo Loa, Papa Legba. Papa Legba is a powerful Voodoo deity who is responsible for guarding the gateway between the two worlds. Papa Legba is the guardian of the crossroads. The crossroads is the place where these two worlds meet.
When you ask Papa Legba for a favor, you should always bring him a gift. Papa Legba loves the simple pleasures in life. He’ll be very happy if you bring him some coffee, a small amount of tobacco, peanuts, mango, dried beans or a bottle of rum.
Many Voodoo practitioners swear that the Crossroads ritual will work when everything else has failed. Papa Legba is considered to be the most important of the Voodoo Loas. If you make a request of him and provide him with a gift, he will consider granting your request. You must also make a deal with him in exchange for your wish being granted. Papa Legba will “open the door” Continue reading