the female

originally uploaded by Tatiana Cardeal © 2005

That which creates life everywhere,
this inner sence of continuity and love.
The "Dança da nenina-moça" or "Teenage-girl's dance"
is to celebrate this possibilitys.

Heritage and evolution.
A pride to look to our past and walk to the future.
For all the womem.
Hope we won't forget it.

The Nambikwara woman dancing their "teenage-girl's ritual"
They live on the Mato Grosso State's west and Rondônia State from Brazil.
Population about 998, in 1999.