A very Interesting documentary by Ricardo Nascimento about the meanings of the “Mandinga” word in Capoeira and how It has been changed with the time and the migrations process.
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We headed back to the centre, the old town, today and as we were waiting at the bus stop and chatting, Jessy interrupted and said to me “You’re right, everyone stares at you” (because I’m blonde and white as hell and in Brazil so I stand out). 496 more words
The name means the broken canoe, and I never got an answer to why it was called that. Some mumbled of a Native Brazilian legend. But the name of this amazing place should be Paradise with a capital P. 388 more words