From: "James Wynn"
Subject: RE: (urth) inhuma in brazil Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2002 14:31:58 -0500 Phoebe Davis said: It certainly has mystical associations for the Carajas and some connection to the game or dance of capoeirado, although links are in Portugese or non-existant...After my research (it was a slow day at work) I personally believe that the similarity in name between our flyers and the obscure name of a rather prosaic domesticated bird to be coincidence. I'm a little sorry to find out it's not a crypto-zoological creature. You're probably right. It probably has nothing to do with Lupine Inhuma, but I'm still going to make it a long-term goal to learn what "mystical associations" they bore for the Carajas. --Crush --