The Summer Prince Symbols & Objects

Alaya Dawn Johnson
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Candomble

Candomble is one of the three central tenets and systems of belief in the society, culture, and city of Palmares Tres. Candomble is a religion which emphasizes the power and importance of women, and is common among natives and mixed-racial people of Brazil. The belief in women becomes central to the politics and culture of Palmares Tres.

Catholicism

Catholicism is one of the three central tenets and systems of belief in the society, culture, and city of Palmares Tres. Catholicism, a widely popular religion in Brazil, is prized in Palmares Tres for its emphasis on tradition and transformation through sacrifice. This is taken to undergird the ritualistic sacrificial slaying of the kings, and becomes crucial to politics in Palmares Tres.

Palmares

Palmares is one of the three central tenets and systems of belief in the society, culture, and city of Palmares Tres. Palmares was a city...

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