Blog

Rio’s Teatro Maison de France Presents Sri Chinmoy

This evening you can enjoy a free concert featuring the music of Sri Chinmoy at Rio’s Teatro Maison de France.   In addition to being a musician, poet, and artist, Chinmoy’s music is enjoyed across Europe, Asia, and the Americas.  He is known as the “international advocate of peace”, spreading peace through his music:

SRI CHINMOY PERFORMS ‘SONGS OF THE SOUL’ IN RIO THIS FRIDAY

Photo by Spencer Imbrock on Unsplash

“An Unusual Literary Phenomenon for Brazil”

Author Geovani Martins grew up in Rio’s favelas.  Today his writing is celebrated by Brazilian readers, artists, and intellectuals as capturing the spirit of Rio.  Read on for more of Martins’ touching story of triumph that begins with inspiring storytelling from his loving grandmother:

GEOVANI MARTINS: THE FAVELA-RAISED AUTHOR HAILED FOR CAPTURING RIO’S SPIRIT

Photo by Noah Cellura on Unsplash

Photo Connects Rio Boy and Soccer Idol

Twelve-year old Wallace de Oliveira Rocha and his mother didn’t let financial challenges stop Wallace from wearing a team jersey while watching the 2018 World Cup.  Read on to find out how their creativity and resourcefulness connected Wallace to Brazilian soccer star,  Philippe Coutinho:

BRAZILIAN SOCCER STAR MOVED BY PHOTO OF BOY IN RIO FAVELA WEARING DIY JERSEY

Photo by Free-Photos on pixabay.com