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women in white dresses praying over the first fish caught that day
June 3, 2020

Morning Catch

Women of the Candomblé faith give thanks to the sea goddess for the first catch of the day. Founded in Salvador, Brazil, the faith is a mixture of African beliefs that resulted from enslaved people's export to the country.
Photograph by Maggie Steber, Nat Geo Image Collection
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