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QUIMBANDA WORKSHOP


We are happy to announce that given the success of our first Quimbanda workshop in Extrema, Brazil last month we are ready to repeat the workshop in August 2019.

The number of participants are limited, so interested parties should get in touch fast.

We are using a form of spiritual screening to assemble the groups, last word lies with the Maioral, literally, so interest don't equal admission. There is also the matter of the group dynamic.

But given how this is shaping up we will definitely offer this workshop more times.

The dates are from the 14th to 18th of August 2019 and will be held in Extrema, Brazil, 120 km from São Paulo.
Please write to: sacred.alchemy.store@gmail.com for more information and notifying your interest. 

Laroyé!

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