Festival da Boa Morte

Festival da Boa Morte: Senora da Boa Morte, a secret society of black women (founded during slavery) who emerge from their sacred dwellings in the small village of Cachoeira, the birth place of Candomble` on the first Friday before August 15. They emerge for three days to celebrate the death of Mary and to prepare a ritual feast for the community.


Boa Morte Video