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Saint Jacques Majeur/Saint James Feast

Orionne François

Saint Jacques Majeur/Saint James also known as "Papa Ogou" is a very popular Saint and well known as a warrior spirit.  He is known to be a great protector and father to his chosen children.  Papa Ogou celebrates his feast day every July 24th at his hometown in the north part of Haiti a town called La Plaine du Nord outside the city of Cap  Haitien. There at his town, thousands of people travel from all over the world to celebrate his feast day .  People find his basin which also called "basin St. Jacques" to be extremely miraculous because they get cure from all types of illness starting from blindness to others......