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Pedra do Sal Rio de Janeiro_afr0064.jpg
Pedra do Sal ( "Rock of Salt" ), a historical and religious site in the neighborhood of Saude, originally a quilombo village, a place with special significance for Cariocas of African descent and fans of samba and choro music - boy painted on wall wears Brazil soccer shirt. It s considered the center of the area known locally as "Little Africa", which was full of collective houses of escaped and freed slaves.