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Visit from Pune

Capoeira is still new and growing in India. A few teachers offer regular classes around the country some of which share regularly exchange with each other. The friendship between Capoeira Brazil Pune and Ginga Saroba is long lasting. This week we happily received Instrutor Arrepiado who shared his knowledge in Auroville during a class with […]

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Ginga Saroba’s Festival 2018 – Videos

Here you can find some of the games which happened during the 2018 edition of our festival. Enjoy!

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Ginga Saroba’s Festival 2018 – Photos

It didn’t have a name but it surely happened: 3 days of Capoeira, discovery and friendship around the Ginga Saroba family in Auroville. Thanks to all of you who participated especially the teachers who offered their knowledge in various arts: Mestre Branco (Capoeira Ginga Nagô), Damien & Luise (Acro-Yoga Auroville), The Power Pandian Aasan Silambam […]

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LAUNCHING: Capoeira Online – Access & Share knowledge!

It is the duty of every capoeirista to impart the values of Capoeira and the memory that accompanies it. Without the adaptive mind of the slaves, our art would not exist. Born from their circumstances, Capoeira helped the slaves escape and survive. They developed and passed it down from generation after generation through observation and […]

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Festival 2018

The new edition of the Ginga Saroba Capoeira Festival will be held from 2nd to 4th February 2018! A time for Capoeira workshops, Rodas, Brazilian culture, exchanges and fun with the Capoeira family in Auroville. With the presence of Mestre Branco, we will welcome other guests from India sharing their knowledge of the Capoeira but […]

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Open roda resumes

After a short break, our Capoeira group resumes it’s monthly events with a first Open Capoeira Roda. Adults, kids, beginner, advanced, capoeirista or not… Join us, watch, sing or participate to our circle open to all on Friday 4th of August at Auroville’s Visitor Center, 5.30PM onward. Kids will have the priority for the first […]

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Kids pandeiro workshop 2017

Do acrobatics, sing, enjoy a roda or a playful game with a friend, hit the big atabaque… All of that is fun but things start to get interesting once you start to make your own instrument and play it. This last month, Deepanam kids made their own pandeiro. At times challenging, it was overall an […]

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AVYA – Kids presentation

AVYA represents 39 youth activities present in Auroville and open to kids during the school year. As a way to show the progress of the students, AVYA organized an event on Saturday 8th of April 2017 in which over 12 activities presented their work. Among them 10 kids from our group played in front of […]

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Martial arts, theatre, music and dance come together at Tantrotsav 2017

In the surreal ambience of a fire-glow from an oil lamp and a brightly burning halogen bulb, the audience waits with bated breath as the martial art performance begins. The spectators at Kalarigram, adjacent to Adishakti, are about to regroup after being driven into a tizzy by the chendamelam by Anish Panikkar and team at […]

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Na Chamada do Fodo -Festival 2017
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Na Chamada do Fogo – Festival 2017

In 2007, Samuka da India started his work with Capoeira, teaching in Auroville and creating the base of what will officially become Ginga Saroba. 10 years later, the group has grown and has taken a new dimension, developing in and around Auroville but also in Pondicherry, Chennai and further… To celebrate this, Prof. Samuka da […]

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