She is otherwise known as Oya, the Yoruba Creator Goddess.
When things are quiet she sneaks off to become Yansan, a Goddess of Wind. We’re not sure which way she blows. Not passing wind we hope.
Yansan Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Area or people: Yoruba people of Nigeria and Benin
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Wind
Area of expertise: Wind
Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 2978
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Article last revised on May 19, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.