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Fausto and Mariposita were backstage at the Temple Millenia concert. She was headlining the Amazonian Winds Festival in Rio de Sonhos, a hippy jungle town in the thick of the Central Mariposalandia Rainforest.

The stage was in a river-wrapped clearing canopied by lush vine-wrapped kapocs, shoreas, walking palms, baobabs, rubber trees, custard apple trees, strangler fig trees, oil palms, barrigona palms, husais, asais, acais, acacias, azaleas, Patagonian Begonias, Metta-African Daises…

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