Conselheiro

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Canudos
... swelled, he took on the name Antonio Conselheiro (Antonio the Counselor) and increasingly began to trouble the local authorities, who saw him as a Monarchist and thus a threat to their legitimacy ... a violent melee with the police forces in Masseté, Conselheiro and his band settled on an abandoned farm called Canudos, so called because a plant, canudo-de-pita (scientific name Ipomoea carnea, its popular ... Their success was in part helped by the death, from dysentery, of Antonio Conselheiro, during the early stages of the siege ...
Helena (novel) - Plot Summary
... novel opens with the family of Éstacio, whose father, Conselheiro Vale, has just died ... In his will, the Conselheiro has recognized a natural daughter, previously unknown to both Éstacio and his aunt Dona Úrsula, with whom he shares the family home ... that the biological father of Helena, who is not Conselheiro Vale, lives in the house but in misery ...
Antônio Conselheiro - Literature
... Besides his written preachings, Antônio Conselheiro left only one religious treatise, written in May 1895 and titled Apontamentos dos Preceitos da Divina Lei de Nosso Senhor Jesus Cristo ... The story of Antônio Conselheiro and the War of Canudos has been dramatized in Euclides da Cunha's Rebellion in the Backlands (Os Sertões) ... wrote A Brazilian Mystic Being the Life and Miracles of Antonio Conselheiro ...
Estádio Conselheiro Galvão
... Estádio Aniceto Moscoso, usually known as Estádio Conselheiro Galvão, is a football stadium in Madureira neighborhood, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ... Estádio Conselheiro Galvão is owned by Madureira Esporte Clube ... nicknamed after the street where it is located, Conselheiro Galvão Street ...
Antônio Conselheiro - Biography - Canudos
... Antônio Conselheiro decided then to retreat and to establish in 1893 a permanent place for his growing band of now quasi-insurrectionaries ... In Canudos, Antônio Conselheiro, aided by a local government by committee, composed by 12 "apostles", or elders, established a communist-like social system, with division of labour and produce, common property ... was insufficient to calm the population and one of them mistakenly accused Antônio Conselheiro of trying to raise a monarchist sedition ...