Yawanawa Singing Circle and Traditional Bodypainting
with Peû, Ninunihu, Thawahw
More details about this ceremony coming soon…
About Peû, Ninunihu and Thawahw:
Peû is one of the most devoted spiritual leaders from the younger generation of the Yawanawa people. He committed to the sacred Samakai (diet) the Yawanawa´s highest spiritual initiation, for five consecutive years. In this period he received direct teachings from the elders Tata and Yawa, who have now left this planet. His studies with the elders brought exceptional strength to his work with the sacred healing prayers of the tradition. Today Peû is responsible for preparing and serving the Yawanawa medicines on the Sacred Village. He is also the leader of the very young generation that is studying traditional healing and spirituality, teaching them how to take good care of this ancient tradition and the sacred medicines.
Ninunihu is the young daughter of Tawahw and thus granddaughter of the great medicine man Yawarani. She brings much strength in her songs and has accompanied her grandfather and father in spiritual ceremonies since childhood. This will be here first travel to Europe.
Thawahw is an important spiritual representative of the Yawanawa people. He is son, apprentice, and heir of the legendary medicine man Yawarani, who passed away in 2018 at the age of 106. Tawahu carries much of the energy of his father with whom he traveled throughout Brazil bringing the Yawanawa magic. He was one of the first young leaders of the Yawanawa people to go through the higher initiation of their spiritual traditions, always accompanied by and learning from Yawarani. Today, is an important leader in the Sacred Village and makes medicine journeys to capitals of Brazil.