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Bahia and Salvador Tourism Guide, Culture, History and Religion in the Northeast

History of Afro-Brazilian religions in Bahia

As Afro-Brazilian religions, slavery brought into contact the religions of different African peoples, who ended up assimilating and exchanging similar elements of their cultures. In this way, rites of different origins overlapped and merged into a common amalgam from which the Afro-Brazilian religions emerged. Candomblé is one of the best […]