The Sede Pankararu is the center for the community of Pankararu Indians that moved to São Paolo over fifty years ago. The Pankararu work hard to maintain their traditions
while preparing their youth for work in a modern, highly urban, environment.
The website below describes the yearly jouneys the Pankararu of São Paolo take back to their homeland of Pernambuco and their struggles to maintain their identity and make a living in São Paolo:
And the website below describes a film being made about the Pankararu by Joao Claudio de Sena:
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