Yearly Archives: 2014

‪Capoeira‬ – promovendo a diversidade e combatendo o racismo e outras formas de preconceito (in English with Portuguese subtitles)

Capoeira – promoting diversity and combating racism and other forms of prejudice ONU Brasil

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Capoeira receives UNESCO recognition!

Capoeira becomes intangible cultural heritage of humanity!   The Capoeira Circle was inscribed in the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The announcement was made today, 26 November, in the 9th Session of the Intergovernmental Committee

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Mestre Bimba – A Capoeira Iluminada (film)

Transcription in English

Posted in Capoeira Videos

Mestre João Grande (Capoeira Angola)

During my visit to New York City in the summer of 2013, I had the opportunity to train, play and talk capoeira with Mestre João Grande at his academy – unforgettable day and true honour to have spent time with

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Music, clapping and singing – vital part of capoeira!

Capoeira instruments – berimbau, atabaque, pandeiro, agogô

Posted in Capoeira Music, Capoeira Photos