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Fight . Dance . Love

For so long I didn’t realize that I had been battle ramming you
with indifference,
using it as a shield to hide
what I had been so brave to show you once before, 67 kata lagi


Capoeira, a dance and fight for freedom

Capoeira Brazil hosted its first batizado in Cairo, the Capoeira graduation ceremony were Egyptian Capoeiristas received new cords, indicating that they’ve successfully graduated from their level and qualified to take their Capoeira game a level further. 888 kata lagi


Capoeira and Weakness

I don’t really know how to write this post.

The last few years haven’t been that awesome health-wise. I started my capoeira journey a few months before an all-time low, a time that involved a lot of sleeping, brain-fog, headaches, and crying on the gym floor. 465 kata lagi

My Life

Poem - words expressing movement about movement expressing words

The bending leg makes my heart a beat

The fingers sparkle water lightly on my mind

The back that forms itself as a snake awakening joy… 128 kata lagi

Language And Movement

Capoeira Videozinhos!

Did you like my capoeira videozinho (small capoeira video?) For someone who didn’t know ANYTHING about filming, editing or directing (and DESPERATELY non-technological!) , I don’t think these videos are too bad (and if they inspire anyone to do it better, I would be pleased!   96 kata lagi

Previously Published

Five districts of Salvador, Brazil

Salvador, in Brazil’s North-East state of Bahia is a vibrant fusion of cultures, colours and landscapes. The home of Afro-Brazilian culture: capoeira; samba; and moqueca, a delicious fish stew. 1.073 kata lagi


Kids Classes Restarting Nov 5th.

Kids classes will be resuming on November 5th. Check out this video to see how kids can benefit from capoeira!!!

Chicago Capoeira Center / 1802 W. 48 kata lagi