Pomba Gira is a liminal spirit of the Afro-Brazilian lure. She is not a singular being but a multitude of spirits that manifest in a variety of ways. She is the Goddess of the crossroads or better understood by the thresholds. The moment of becoming, when you let go of your past yet don’t know what the future you holds. Pomba Gira is seen by some as a healer and a great spirit, while others see her as the wife of the Devil. This is mainly because she is a spirit that delivers and disrupts the status quo. Thus she is seen as dangerous and as a prostitute, the lowest on the female social order. Many prostitutes are targets from rapists, murderers, and human traffickers based on their easy access and vulnerability. The main reason is that they are likely to be prosecuted because cops and the rest of the society think they deserve it based on their profession. Thus at the same time, even those woman are protected by the energy of Pomba Gira. At the very same time, if women were to master the energy of Pomba Gira, that would mean the end of male dominance and inequality. Pomba Gira has the energy to reveal all answers and give a woman all the power and dominance they can handle. Pomba Gira’s most famous Avatar that seems to embody her qualities in the most precise manner is the Iberian Peninsula transport, Maria Padilha.
Maria was the consort of a Castilian King Don Pedro. He was known as a cruel man that killed his wife Bianca, relatives, family, whoever spoke against his mistress Maria. It was said she had control over him with her 6,000 evil spirits. This story was of Portuguese and Spanish folklore and traveled to Brazil during the Colonial Years. When it came to slavery and spirits to use to escape atrocious conditions the people would commonly invoke Maria Padilha to strike down oppression. She is a very popular diety to contact because she works. Why it is very little in-depth information on now is because she works. She is a deity to call when you need to raise your feminine energy to dominate any opposition you face in the world. Understanding how to contact Pomba Gira is through pure heart and understanding. She cannot be bought or pimped on you. Dealing with Pomba Gira is a real experience that when experienced it is hard to deny.
Pomba Gira is an energy that manifests in people. She has many different looks, behaviors, and representations. How you see Pomba Gira, how it manifests for you is totally up to you. Dealing with these principles we can apply it to recent news in Sports. Pomba Gira is the Goddess of the Crossroads, in the news she is showing up where sex and sports meet. In the story of the Offensive Line Coach of the Miami Dolphins Chris Foerster, he reportedly was in a relationship with a woman from Las Vegas named Kijuana Njie. Chris sent her some incriminating videos of him doing cocaine that she later posted on her social media subsequently leading to his resignation as a coach. If you listen to her interview, she clearly states that she planned to expose him before he sent the video, but somehow he magically sends her the video without her doing any dirty work. In this story, you see a man completely blinded by his lust and ruins his reputation behind it. It’s not like he was a good man, he just appeared to be. Kijuana Njie brought his negligent behavior to light. So many people in our world have a perfect exterior and a dark and decrepit interior, its okay to see people for who they really are. Pomba Gira is the energy that can shine a light on any injustices you may be facing if you ask her. At the same time Pomba Gira fights for you, her avatars are the same people you forget about almost as a habit. Realizing there are millions of people trapped in a world they don’t want to be in and they are exposed to the worst of people who simply want to use and exploit them for their own benefit. Having some form of empathy for the women in the world on the front lines of injustice is key to understanding the energy of Pomba Gira. It’s not about pity and turning your nose up, it is about gratitude for being there so maybe you didn’t have to. It’s just a thought.
In conclusion, the energy of Pomba Gira is available to us if we are interested in using her to crush opposition and create equality. Pomba Gira is a spiritual resource and a solution to any trial and tribulation you may be experiencing. Use her in wisdom, not in haste, do your research. Ase.