“In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.” Genesis 1:1
“Honour thy father and thy mother, as the LORD thy God hath commanded thee; that thy days may be prolonged, and that it may go well with thee, in the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.” Deuteronomy 5:16
“Then shall the earth yield her increase; and God, even our own God, shall bless us.” Psalms 67:6
Thank you, Mother of all flesh!
“KWORO KANGO song of the Caiapós Indigenous (Brasil) in the ritual of cassava. Adapted and arranged by singer Marlui Miranda.
KWORO KANGO is a propitiatory song by the Kayapó Mekrâgnoti who dance and sing for almost a whole day as a ritual of fertilizing the soil for planting the cassava seed. The song is sung by men and women, marked by steps of dances and typical musical instruments.”
Moacir Silveira (YT)
“E aquilo que nesse momento se revelará aos povos
Surpreenderá a todos não por ser exótico
Mas pelo fato de poder ter sempre estado oculto
Quando terá sido o óbvio”
Um Índio – Caetano Emmanuel Viana Teles Veloso
It is Biblical and biological: man does not exist without woman and woman does not exist without man.
And people would not exist without both – redundant and intangible!
I was born and raised among women who were small merchants.
They had to take initiatives; take care of themselves; do their own work, ahead of their homes, their marriage, their families, their children, and relatives – those were my Mothers!!
And for this, there was a great surrender of oneself and sacrifices to the lives of others.
And I, in search of my own way, took my life to understand this…