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This July, Spiritism and Spiritualism finally come together again.  Join us in this historical event on July 21 and 22. Divaldo Franco, Maria
Gertrudes and Vanessa Anseloni are giving presentations on Spiritism at the mecca of American Spiritualism at Lily Dale. This event is all
organized by the Lily Dale Assembly.
by Maria Gertrudes

Friday, July 21, 2006
by Vanessa Anseloni

Friday, July 21, 2006
by Divaldo Franco

Saturday, July 22, 2006
9:00am - 1:00pm

1st Spiritist Weekend in Lily Dale - NY
- July 21-22, 2006 -
For registration, accommodations  and more information,
visit the following web site:
VANESSA ANSELONI is a Brazilian Spiritist who
lives in the USA. For years, she has been
instructing individuals and groupd on the
profound teachings and practice of Spiritism in
the United States and worldwide. Last year, she
beautifully conducted a workshop about
America and Its Roles on Earth's Spirituality.

In this therapeutical workshop Vanessa
Anseloni will:
- Explain the need for reincarnation and its
phenomenal mechanisms
- Instruct about the healing effects of each
- Provide hands-on work on the Spiritist techniques
that can potentiate the healing effects of
- Teach how you can recogniz your reincarnatory
plan of this lifetime, according to Allan Kardec's

VANESSA ANSELONI, Psy.D., Ph.D. is a fifth
generation Spiritist from Brazil. She is a
nueroscientist and assistant professor at the
University of Maryland. As a medium,
professor, and founder of the Spiritist Society
of Baltimore, Maryland, Vanessa trains and
conducts mediumship meetings, spiritual
treatments and workshops in the U.S. and
Spiritist medium-painter who produces original
paintings in the styles of Joseph Turner, Van
Gogh, Monet, Picasso, Renoir, and a dozen
other great impressionists is in Lily Dale to
hold a public painting session follwed by silent
auction. Proceedings go directly to a charity
Foundation (Fundacao Jeronimo Mendonca) in
the interior town of Ituiutaba, state of Minas
Gerais, Brazil, in support of educational efforts
for local orphans and vulnerable children and
adolescents. In this event, she will
mediumistically paint. Each painting takes
less than 5 minutes to materialize.

MARIA GERTRUDES paints with her hands and
feet (oil on canvas), and her work is truly
beautiful and inspiring. Each session takes
about 60 minutes, and she can paint up to
10-12 paintings per session, always a mix of
different artists. She mediumistically wrote 13
books. Maria Gertrudes has been to the USA a
couple of times. In her previous visits, she
performed over 20 sessions and produced
and sold nearly 250 paintings in various
locations. Maria Gertrudes has enchanted
thousands of people throughout the world with
her phenomenal artistic gifts, producing over
5,000 paintings since 1996. The Washington
Post dedicated half a page to her work in the
Arts Section, published on July 12, 2001.
Finally in Lily Dale, the Brazilian Spiritist
medium DIVALDO FRANCO is one of the
outstanding mediums in the world. Divaldo
Franco has an inspirational and profound
message. Enjoy an inspiring and in-depth
journey in the get-to-know of the Spiritist
therapeutic approach in mediumship with
Divaldo Franco. He will share with you
techniques you may have never heard of.

In this marvelous and moving event, Divaldo
Franco will:
- Teach about the Spiritist Techniques to facilitate
Spirit-phenomena, as of Allan Kardec's works
- Teach about psychic surgeries and their healing
- Explain how to educate your mediumship and the
needed conditions for a sage and productive outcome
- Run a special visualization to help each participant
understand his/her own spirituality.

DIVALDO FRANCO is a worldwide renowned
medium and trance-speaker with 62 years of
mediumistic practice. Through his extraordinary
mediumship, Mr. Franco has psychographed
almost 200 books and 70 of them have already
been translated in 15 languages, including
English. He has given more than 10,000
lectures and spoken in 52 countries in the
continents of Europe, Asia, Africa, and the
Americas. Divaldo Franco is a spiritual leader
who has represented the Spiritist movement at
the United Nations meeting for Peace in 2000.
Mr. Franco is Doctor Honoris Causa in Humanity
and also in Parapsychology by American and
Canadian Universities.
Friday, July 21, 2006

Location: Assembly Hall
Presented by: Vanessa Anseloni
Friday, July 21, 2006

Location: Assembly Hall
Presented by: Maria Gertrudes
Saturday, July 22, 2006
9:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Auditorium
Presented by: Divaldo Franco
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