Candomblé Documentary: English subtitles
I came across this documentary teaser of ‘Ylê Aganã Asé Laburê’, based in São Paulo, Brazil. The primary reason I’m posting it is because it is one of the very few clips on Candomblé with English subtitles. I don’t have an opinion one way or the other about the actual content of the video.
The clip opens with two Egbomis at the doorway of what I assume to be Oxum’s room. The Babalorixa then begins to sing for Oxum, prompting the crowd inside of the barracāo to continue singing. Oxum emerges from the room carrying an offering on her head, enters the barracāo, and begins to dance. The clip continues with interviews about Candomblé.