Padrinho Alex Polari de Alverga is an elder in the Santo Daime. He is the founder of the communicty of Mauá which was one of the first Daime communities be formed outside of the Amazon region. He is the author of Forest of Visions, which recounts his experiences with his teacher, Padrinho Sebastião. Padrinho Alex currently lives in Mapiá. His hinário is sung annually at Maua’s anniversary on September 7th. This edition is a selection of 69 of his hymns that he uses when touring North America and Europe. This edition has been reviewed for accuracy by Padrinho Alex.