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Michael Adair
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Ladja or agya..

Video: http://http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=3Jo3BU4M2jA  This is another manifestation of the Afro-diaspora  and is a cousin of Capoeira. This is practiced in Martinique. There are others like it around the world  like in the southern U.S where there is something called the Catman and/or Knocking and Kicking and also Mani in Cuba.

 

about 11 years ago 0 likes  2 comments  0 shares
Jrs 8c 1405439596528
There doesn't seem to be so much upside-downess to this variation of Capoeira and they're actually looking to take each other down. I'm learning so much from these vids! (Not that I might be able to recall all the names...haha!)
about 11 years ago
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JS
You can definitely see the Capoeira influence. Interesting.
about 11 years ago

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