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Weekday: Thursday
Number: 16
Colors: Green, white and red
Adimuses: Same of Obatala

Odudua is considered to be a road or version of Obatala. However, he is considered a superior version. It is said that Odudua was the first Saint to step on the Earth since he was the first to be sent to teach humans through his personal experience. He shares the same traits as Obatala.


Odudua can´t be crowned in Ceremony of Ocha. Orunla can only be received in Ifa. He can be received only after Hand of Orunla. Men generally receive him after becoming Babalawo. To receive the Ileke of Odudua there is a short ceremony which has to be done by a Babalawo who was received Odudua.