Ibeyis, 42″ X 61″ acrylic on canvas by Puertorrican artist Juan Ibanez Blondett
Ibeyis is the name of an Orisha representing a pair of twins in the Yoruba religion of the Yoruba people. In the diasporic Yoruba spirituality of Latin America, Ibeyis are syncretized with Saints Cosmas and Damian. In Yoruba culture and spirituality, twins are believed to be magical, and are granted protection by the Orisha Shango.
|Dimensions||42 × 3 × 61 in|