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Capoeira Pilgrimage

When I tell people that I travelled to Brazil they usually ask me about the beaches or the nightlife. When I reply by saying that I went to Copacabana Beach for about 15 minutes and didn’t go dancing they look at me with disbelief. 861 more words


Quantum Entanglement

After training long and hard under the thick cover of the Amazon, the capoeira master handed over some guayábana to his student. “Comer isso e relaxar. 1,563 more words


12° International Capoeira October Meeting Berlin 2014

12° International Capoeira October Meeting Berlin 2014

03.04.05 october 2014 Local: Max-Schmeling-Halle Berlin

International Capoeira October Meeting Berlin
The Object of the Event is to promote multicultural integration as well as to broaden the knowledge of Capoeira, Samba and Maculêlê – essential elements of the popular afro-brazilian culture which developed and survived throughout brazilian history. 320 more words

Capoeira Senzala Berlin E.V.

Beauty in the Human Language: Capoeira & Connecting with Possibilities

So, I’ve spent the last couple of weeks trying to wrap my head around the entirety of my recent experience in Cuba.  Working with other artist-educators, exchanging ideas about this endless work of empowering youths in marginalized communities, all of it was tremendously inspiring and thought provoking.   602 more words

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only the strong

I just watched “Only The Strong” for the first time. Awesome movie with a lot of cool capoeira and great music :)

The main plot line is not that unique (“Sister Act II”, “Les Choristes”/”The Chorus”, and “Dead Poets Society”, anyone?), but watching it was great fun and very inspiring! Paraná ê, Paraná ê, Paraná …