What are Brazils customs and traditions?
Much of Brazils international reputation is centered around local traditions and celebrations such as capoeira, the national sport, and the festivities of Carnaval. From the cult of soccer to Catholic holidays to the rituals of the local religion, Candomble, Brazils traditions are both secular and sacred.
What are some social customs in Brazil?
Social Norms in BrazilThe okay gesture, a thumb up and a finger in a circle, could be interpreted as obscene. Men shake hands when greeting, maintaining eye contact.Women generally kiss each other on the cheeks.Among friends, hugging and backslapping are common ways of greeting.More items
What are some of Brazils culture?
Some aspects of Brazilian culture are contributions of Italian, Spaniard, German, Japanese and other European immigrants. Amerindian people and Africans played a large role in the formation of Brazilian language, cuisine, music, dance and religion.