Project Bantu Philippines is a social intervention program that uses the Afro-Brazilian art of Capoeira Angola to help vulnerable, at-risk young people achieve positive social outcomes, improvements in behaviour, developments […]
Project Bantu Philippines is a social intervention program that uses the art of Capoeira Angola to engage vulnerable young people and better prepare them to face the challenges of daily […]
Capoeira Angola is multi-faceted and culturally rich art form; created in the 16th century as a way for African Slaves to resist oppression during the transatlantic slave trade, it contains […]
tail of a Stingray, a kick with the hands supporting on the floor
a players stands in a ritualistic stance, calling the other player to come to him and engage.
our Mestre of Capoeira Angola
a circle formed by capoeiristas and capoeira musical instruments, where every participant sings and Two capoeiristas enter to play the game according to the style required by the musical instruments rhythm.
where it all starts.
“the soul of capoeira” – leads the capoeiristas movement in the roda—the faster the berimbau is playing the faster the capoeirista moves in the game.
to swing, to sway…
TO be on all fours moving side to side like a crab.