A Palero Priest is also an expert herbalist as well as a powerful magician. One of the greatest and poweful tools that a Palero can use is the Palo. Palos as termed in Spanish are special tree sticks that are used extensively in the practice of Palo Mayombe. These tree sticks when used correctly will produce great supernatural power. Each palo is associated with a specific Orisha. There are many different ways that palos can be used in magical ceremonies, rituals and in the making of supplies used in the Santeria and Palo Mayombe religions. Before making any products, it is necessary that you familiarize yourself with the names and usages.