Nadhiyr is a priest of Ochosi, in the house (rama) of
Piraña (Pimienta). Denise (Omi Saide), is a priestess
of Yemaya in the house of
Eduardo Pastoriza (Shango Lari, ibae),
a rama from Havana (Efunche) and an Arara line in Matanzas, Cuba.
Both Denise and Nadhiyr are descended
from the renowned priestess of Yemaya,
Ferminita Gomez (Oshabí, ibae).
Denise is the goddaughter of Angela Fontanez
(Omi Relekun), who has produced and directed videos on
Orisha for the Caribbean Cultural Center in NYC.
Both Nadhiyr and Denise are members of the
Church of the Lucumi Babalu Aye (CLBA).