News of this people
Indígenas trancam rodovia e ocupam Pólo Base de Saúde no MS pela saída de ruralista do DSEI
Workshop discute a apresenta trabalhos sobre cerâmica indígena do MS
TVE e Secretaria de Cultura abrem espaço para discutir cerâmica indígena
- Other names
Kinikinao, Kinikinawa, Guaná
Where they are How many MS 600 (Rosaldo A.de Sousa, 2016)
- Linguistic family
There was a time when nobody spoke of our existence anymore, but among ourselves we were always aware of our true origin."
Forced to renounce their Kinikinau identity and persuaded by the official indigenist organization, for a very long time, to declare themselves Terena Indians, with whom they possess close historical and cultural ties, over recent years the Kinikinau have been demanding recognition of their ethnic distinctiveness and the recovery of part of their traditional territory.