Osaiyan -Father of Herbs
This heat is either used for energy so that your body can maintain its balance or it is converted into fat storage for use at a different time.
What does calories have to do with the Orisha Osaiyan and herbal magic? The transformation of solid food into calories is an alchemical process n the body and Osaiyan represents the alchemical process.
Our food is always an offering back to us from Osaiyan. This is why the science of charging the food before you eat was developed. This is a simple way you can spiritize your daily life. You can also charge the food while you are cooking it. This would likely to increase its deliciousness or decrease it if you are not careful.
In the Pataki that the Chief shared, there were many Osaiyans with different number of legs which brings to mind the way the roots of trees have varying number of visible roots.