Railroad spikes is used in many cultures and schools of thought for its elemental source, iron. Railroad spikes are used in rituals to protect and anchor the home, business or sacred space.
Orisha Ogun with the planetary influence of Mars which is associated with the vibrations of war, competition, bloodshed, chaos and fearlessness among other descriptive attributes.
Although Exu opens the door, Ogun clears the path and paves the way. Iron is the material of choice for Ogun and essential to maintaining life. Blood and iron go hand in hand as it is essential for the transport of oxygen from your lungs to your bodily systems. Iron in your blood is the same metal we use in alchemy and to strengthen structures.
When Iron meets oxygen it turns red, hence the color of our blood and the color of rusted iron and incidentally the color of fiery Mars. Iron in fact is one of the seven metals of alchemy.
Each order will be charged and anointed for the home's occupants and indicated address.