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Holy Week

The usual normal life stopped, taking a hiatus in Christ

Holy Week: culinary traditions

One of the commandments of the Catholic Church is to abstain from [red] meat and observe fasting on the days established by it [Ash Wednesday and Good Friday]

Rezadeiras and Benzedeiras

Rezadeiras and benzadeiras (praying women) are distinct terms to define almost the same craft.

São Severino dos Ramos

He freed slaves from barbarians’ hands and performed miracles through his prayers, warding off a locust plague that threatened to wipe out crops during a winter which completely froze the Danube River.

Sé de Olinda, Pernambuco

With the creation of the bishopric of Olinda, in 1676, the Sé was elevated to the position of cathedral.