Category Archives: Boa Morte

A Brazilian Dance of Life to Honor Death – Boa Morte

By Guest Contributor JOAN CHATFIELD-TAYLOR of the NEW YORK TIMES  I DID not expect to be doing a solo samba in the middle of a circle surrounded by hundreds of Brazilians, but the Festival of the Good Death turned out … Continue reading

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Festival of the Boa Morte

By Brazil Nuts Operations Manager HOLLI FRANCHI Boa Morte Festival– The Sisterhood of the Boa Morte (Good Death) The Boa Morte (Good Death) festival takes place in Cachoeira every August and is deeply syncretised with the Feast of the Assumption … Continue reading

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