Terreiro continued...


Other structures on the property include the house of the housekeeper and her husband the gardener, a chicken coop, and a main house.

 The Main house


Main house upstairs patio


Another important part of the terreiro is the river that runs through it - where several ceremonies take place.

I spent many peaceful hours seated on a rock in the river just listening to the water, enjoying the tropical birds flying overhead, and the ile's children playing and swimming. 





Next: Terreiro Tasks 


Denise Oliver-Velez