A Cuban man, wearing a pink raincoat, stands barefoot during a heavy rain on the street in the neighbourhood known for keeping the Afro-Cuban religious traditions in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, 1 August 2009. The Palo religion (Las Reglas de Congo) belongs to the group of syncretic religions which developed in Cuba amongst the black slaves, originally brought from Congo during the colonial period. Palo, having its roots in spiritual concepts of the indigenous people in Africa, worships the...more »
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