Karen Leffler is a published freelance photographer and a "daughter of the Casa." Her many trips to the Casa de Dom Inï¿½cio have resulted in wonderful light-filled images of the healing energy and sacred space. She is a Buddhist, Qigong practitioner, and "spirit photographer" and lives in Weston, Connecticut. Visit her website at www.spiritfotos.com and www.worthathousandwords.info.
Heather Cumming is one of the official translators for John of God, a "daughter of the Casa," and shamanic practitioner. She grew up in Brazil riding with the wranglers, whose foreman was the local shaman. As a translator, she assists John of God and the Spirit Guides to see up to two thousand people a day. As a Reiki master in the United States, she offers healing practices and leads tours to visit John of God in Brazil. She lives in Westport, Connecticut, as well as Abadi#226;nia, Brazil. Visit her website at www.healingquests.com.