Don Juan del Dinero, a.k.a. Mr. Money, is the folk saint or spirit of money, prosperity, and abundance in the Venezuelan spiritism cult of Maria Lionza. The veneration of Mr. Money has spread into the folk magic practices of many traditions and the image of Mr. Money can be found on many spiritual products sold for use in occult magic.
Appearance: A man in an expensive suit, often portrayed surrounded by gold, silver, or carrying bags of money. For images of Don Juan del Dinero, click HERE, HERE, and HERE.
Lore: Don Juan del Dinero is invoked to help attract money and prosperity into people's lives. His colors are silver and gold (and green in the U.S.) and his special prayer or oracion, is as follows:
"I (name) invoke the sublime influence of the Holy Name of Almighty God and Don Juan del Dinero so that you may offer me protection and help, so that you may free me from poverty and need, that you provide me with abundance and happiness, that the star of good luck shine for me and may fortune and success accompany me in all that I set out to do, under your patronage I place myself. Don Juan del Dinero, do not leave me in forgetfulness and always be by my side. Amen."
Powers: Don Juan del Dinero can great wealth and prosperity to worshippers.
Don Juan del Dinero: A Folk Saint for Our Times