A close up of the hand of the nun. The sisters are descendants of slaves and the Boa Morte celebration attracts many pilgrims and followers of both religions.Um "elose" da mão de uma irmã. As irmãs são descendentes de escravos. A celebração da Boa Morte atrai muitos peregrinos e devotos de ambas as religiões.
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