RichText.If Samba was a religion in Brasil the samba schools would be the temples in which thousands of worshipers gather regularly for a celebration of music, dance and life. Rio has 13 main Samba schools competing every year for the carnival since the 20s.
After the Arab spring and the Egyptian revolution, the Sinaï desert saw as series of destabilizing events : assault on police forces, destruction of gas pipelines supplying Israel, kidnappings. These events reminded the world of the strategic importance of the Sinaï desert in the Middle-East because of its connection to Palestine, Israel, Jordan and Saudi Arabia. With the end of the Mubarak's regime and the weakening of the Egyptian government influence and control in this region, Islamic and independents movements expanded their influences.
Although India is modernising fast and sending satellites into the space, a whole part of the country's identity is still rooted in religions, and particularly Hinduism, regarded as the oldest in the world. India is home to 1 billion Hindus co-living with minorities of Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Jains. Hinduism itself is divided into hundred of movements and gods.