Iemanjá admiring herself in the abeta or mirror. The fish represents her relationship to the oceans and she is greatly revered by the fisherman who ask for her protection.Iemanjá admirando-se no espelho. O peixe representa sua relação com o oceano. Iemanjá é profundamente venerada pelos pescadores os quais invocam sua proteção.
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