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Yoruba theology teaches that there are 401 powers of the "angels" known as Orisha whose function is to behave as protectors and facilitators of humankind; there also are 201 powers of the left known as Ajogun "demons" whose position is to provide people with demanding situations and hindrances. Eshu's position is exclusive simply because he's either an Orisha and the chief of the Ajogun! he's the only in four-hundred-and-one and the only in two-hundred-and-one.

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