Erzulie Freda: The Loa of Prosperity

Ezili Freda is one of the most popular loas venerated in the Haitian Vodou pantheon. This deity is known for bestowing wealth, love, and all of life’s pleasures upon her devotees. Contrarily there are a number of myths surrounding the nature of this deity that can be disturbing to some. In this episode, we discuss Ezili Freda’s connection to prosperity, myths about her, how she is venerated in Haitian culture, and more. So, join me and guest Ritchy Thermidor as we explore this loa in more depth.