Posts tagged with: philosophy

Orishas: Oxum

This is my second post about the orixás of Candomblé. This time, we’ll chat about the Orixá of freshwater, love, beauty, wealth, and other such things: Oxum (Oshun, Ochun; ...

A Verdadeira Capoeira

By Angelo Augusto Decânio Filho – Mestre Dr. Decânio. Translated by Mestre Fernando “Gato” Albuquerque, and retranslated/edited by me. The true capoeira for each one of us ...

A Grandfather’s Last Letter to his Grandkids

I came across this on Facebook some time ago, and have been debating on whether or not to repost it here, as I’m a little wary of getting too into ...