Filomez is considered to be a cheerful merchant girl who brings prosperity. She is served with colors like light blue, light green, light yellow and white. Her love for perfume, flowers have people claim her as a sister of Erzulie Freda. Although she is also a Rada Loa, she is not related to Erzulie Freda. Filomez is a water spirits and when she comes in possession, she walks on her knees and  a bouquet of flower is presented to her which she scatters on the ground. Other times, she takes a broom and sweep away all negativity and bad luck from the area. 
She is known to reveal secrets to people in dreams. She is a very rare loa, and almost never comes in possession. The image of Saint Philomena is used to depict her.
A very popular song is usually sang when she comes in possession.


"Mwen mande ki Lwa sa a, Yo di mwen se mambo Filomèz( bis)
Filomèz bèl fanm ki kote ou prale?
Filomèz bèl fanm ki kote ou prale?
Mwen prale nan so, mwen pral siyen non mwen"


"I ask who is this loa, they told me it's Mambo Filomèz (bis)
Filomèz beautiful woman where are you going?
Filomèz beautiful woman where are you going?
I'm going to the waterfall to sign my name"