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Yemanja cult in Bahia
Young Brazilian girls wait in front of the the temple before the procession in honor to Yemanjá, the Candomblé goddess of the sea, in Amoreiras, Bahia, Brazil, 3 February 2012. Yemanjá, originally from the ancient Yoruba mythology, is one of the most popular ?orixás?, the deities from the Afro-Brazilian religion of Candomblé. Every year on February 3rd, hundreds of Yemanjá devotees participate in a colorful celebration in her honor. Faithful, usually...more »
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Date > 3 Feb 2012
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