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Oct 28 2011

Interview with Mestre Ananias

Source: Capoeira4all Translation into English by Shayna McHugh  Mestre Ananias is one of the icons of capoeira in São Paulo. At 81 years old, he embodies the fusion of African heritage with the Brazilian people. He lives capoeira, samba, and candomblé without separating them. Mestre Ananias was born in 1924 in São Felix, a region of …

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