Discipulo was born 17.09.1974 in Marañao with the name
Francinaldo Rodriguez Dos Santos His family moves when he was 5 years
old to Boa Vista, where he still lives today. With the age of 13 years
did he start to drink liquor and to use drugs. As a young man was he
well known in bad neighborhoods and bars under the nickname "Popy". With
26 years did he barely escaped another man who wanted to kill him.
Discipulo decribed with his own words his life change:
"After 12 years of alcoholism, drugs and many fights came god to me and
showed me the paradise. He told to me that this is a promise for the
people who are following the word of Jesus. After this experience did I
study the bible and changed my name into 'Discipulo'. I started with my
woodcraft and sculptures."
Today is Discipulo married and has three children and he is one of the
most well know wood scarves in the Amazon region with national and