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Brazilian Days (326): November 22



Brazilian Days 326

November 22

Contents:

DAY OF:

Dia (Universal) da Música/ Dia do Músico (Music/ Musician).
Dia da Liberdade (Freedom).

BRAZILIAN HISTORY:

1910 Chibata Revolt. 445 more words

Brazil

'Moolah' Making

Volunteering in Santa Teresa pays for our accommodation, but we are always looking for extra ways of earning some cash.  A couple of lovely Argentinian guys staying at the hostel had the idea of making food to sell on the beach, so I have done just that! 85 more words

Jay Milder: Unblotting the Rainbow

Originally published on Berkshire Fine Arts

Jay Milder was born in Omaha, Nebraska in 1934. His ancestry connects him to the Baal Shem Tov (1698-1760), the patriarch of Hasidism and mystical Judaism, and the Hasidic mystic Rebbe Nachman (1772-1810) of Breslov, who founded a branch of Hasidic Judaism that emphasizes joy and intensity in living life through God. 2,830 more words

Rhino Horn

Brazil Institute Director leads a National Geographic conversation of experts on Brazil's Energy Challenge

Director Paulo Sotero opened and moderated an event entitled, “Big Energy Question: What Does the Future Hold for Brazil’s Energy Picture?” in São Paulo last week.

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Nation, Politics & Government

The ABC of Brazilian Burrocracia

Thinking about my hard, hard life as an expat and the either mind-numbing or enraging bureaucrazy to go through, I figured that there is actually something to learn from it: PPP – persistency, politeness, patience. 124 more words

Ce Qui Pense La Puce

An astronaut's re-entry - Brazil, Day 9, Nov. 5

Note: I returned Nov. 7 from nearly two weeks on a medical missions boat in Brazil with the Central Brazil Mission. Before departing, I prayed that I’d have the time, energy, and opportunity to write about the trip—and then I was invited to be the diarist for the journey. 340 more words

Faith

Three Baianinhas

Three Bahianinhas, Tânia T. M. de Castro, 2014.

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