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Iemanjá at Copacabana Beach
Rio de Janeiro
Reveillon 2008. All the preparations to the big party are moving on at Rio. Because of a strong religious believe of brazilians, lots of them dress in white and at 18:00 hs go to the Copacabana beach to pray for Iemanjá, also know as Sea’s Queen. She’s a symbol of God’s Mother in the African culture that came to Brazil during the slavery times.
Copyright: Ayrton
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 5968x2984
Taken: 29/12/2007
Uploaded: 13/01/2009
Updated: 28/02/2015
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