Family

Family

Family

Carla Raquel Pereira, 32, lives in a poor area of Gravatai city with her husband and 6 children. When her daughter was diagnosed with leukemia, she decided get pregnant again for traying to save the little girl - and she became pregnant with twins. All her children have biblical names, a demonstration of how religion influences the lives of some Brazilian families.

Carla Raquel Pereira, 32 anos, mora numa área pobre de Gravataí com o marido e 6 filhos. Quando sua filha foi diagnosticava com leucemia, ela decidiu engravidar de novo para tentar salvar a menina - e ela engravidou de gêmeos. Todos os seus filhos possuem nomes bíblicos, numa demonstração do quanto a religião influencia a vida de algumas famílias brasileiras.
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Gravataí
Photographer:
Cynthia Vanzella