Lady of the Holy Death, a protector of souls and children, healer, Mexico's Folk Saint Of Death. La Santa Muerte has unclear roots, though some believe the folk saint emerged as a combination of Spanish Catholicism and Aztec worship of Mictecacihuatl, the queen of the underworld and the afterlife.
It is said that the old gods are not dead just forgotten but waiting to be awakened by the fire of the faithful.
Orange is the color of sudden change. The lighting of orange candles is best suitable for rituals occurring on the eve of weddings or important business meetings.
Candle will burn about 120 hrs., measures approximately 2 1/2 x 8 1/8 inches.