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Jaciara Ribeiro dos Santos, Mãe Jaciara


Jaciara Ribeiro dos Santos, known as Mãe Jaciara (Mother Jaciara), is a Ialorixá or mãe de santo, a religious leader of the Afro-Brazilian religion known as Candomblé. For Jaciara, the … Continue reading

December 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Jaciara Ribeiro dos Santos, Mãe Jaciara


Jaciara Ribeiro dos Santos, known as Mãe Jaciara (Mother Jaciara), is a Ialorixá or mãe de santo, a religious leader of the Afro-Brazilian religion known as Candomblé.  For Jaciara, the … Continue reading

December 3, 2011 · Leave a comment