How to practice for Mortal

Oi Everybody,

I’d like to share a video for those interesting in practicing back-flips and other mortals…

Don’t practice by yourself: ask the help of other capoeiristas who know the technic and can help you. As said in the video, use a “trained” person to help you! Please watch the video until the end since they are some interesting stuff […]

By |January 28th, 2011|Videos|Comments Off on How to practice for Mortal

Ke Center Performance

2 Videos from the show of the students of Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai at the Ke Center theatre:

First the Roda

Then the Batucada

Axe

Virtual

By |May 26th, 2010|Videos|2 Comments

ZhongShan Park roda, May 1st

Opa Camaras,

Enjoy the video from our roda in ZhongShan Park on May 1st!!

Salve

Virtual

By |May 13th, 2010|Videos|2 Comments

Brazilian Day rodas video (Shanghai, 2009)

Roda and capoeira show at Shanghai Brazilian Day 2009 during Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai II Annual Batizado.

Lo-fi quality video (faster):

http://www.tudou.com/programs/view/u9pdvVNjQsM/
http://www.56.com/u60/v_NDc1OTI4MjU.html

By |November 10th, 2009|Videos|2 Comments

Maculelê video (Brazilian Day in Shanghai, 2009)

Maculelê show at Shanghai Brazilian Day 2009 during Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai II Annual Batizado.

By |November 2nd, 2009|Videos|1 Comment

Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai Promo Video

If you couldn’t see this video, please try mirrors on:

YouTube
Tudou
56.com

Made by Virtual

By |June 25th, 2009|Videos|2 Comments

Video of the week: More than berimbau

Did you hear something about “berimbau blues”? No?! Just watch.

Berimbau Blues live in PercPan 2007, Brazil

And what about electric berimbau…

or more cyber-punk things?

via capoeira forums

By |February 7th, 2009|Blog, Videos|Comments Off on Video of the week: More than berimbau

Maculelê & jogo de meu Mestre

Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai 1st Batizado – September 2008

Watch more batizado videos!

By |February 5th, 2009|Videos|Comments Off on Maculelê & jogo de meu Mestre

New Brazilian action movie “Besouro” (Beetle)

“Beetle” tells the “true story” of Besouro, a Capoeira master living in 1920s Brazil. The film’s title comes from the name Besouro Manganga, which is a large and dark species of maybug.

According to legends surrounding the historical figure, Besouro was known to vanish whenever he was faced with an uneven fight. This grew into the […]

By |January 22nd, 2009|News, Videos|8 Comments

Al Jazeera: Brazlian Bahia’s legacy of Capoeira

The Capoeira was created in Bahia by African slaves as a way to defend themselves from abuse, a skill disguised as a pseudo-dance ritual to fool their masters.

Today there are Capoeira schools all over Brazil and the world, but especially in Bahia, where slaves were first brought to America, as a way of expressing black […]

By |December 29th, 2008|Videos|Comments Off on Al Jazeera: Brazlian Bahia’s legacy of Capoeira