|By PR Newswire||
|November 26, 2012 01:03 PM EST||
NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 16, 2012, Braco was selected to be the featured guest for a special event at the Tillman Chapel, Church Center of the United Nations in New York City, for United Nations Staff members, Representatives of UN Accredited NGOs and Mission Members. This community event was sponsored by the Society for Enlightenment and Transformation. During the presentation, keynote speakers Denise Scotto Esq., Executive Committee Member, Society for Enlightenment and Transformation; and Deborah Moldow, Representative to the United Nations, The World Peace Prayer Society informed the audience of Braco's history and the potential influence of his work upon the world peace movement. Born in Croatia, Braco`s mission has extended internationally for the past seventeen years. The highlight of this event was two gazing sessions with Braco.
Braco was recognized with a Peace Pole symbol in special recognition of his 17-year commitment to helping people in many countries throughout the world. Peace Poles are distributed by The World Peace Prayer Society and are recognized as the most prominent international symbol and monument to peace, bearing the message "May Peace Prevail On Earth." Other special recipients of the Peace Pole symbol include Mother Teresa, the Dalai Lama and Pope John Paul II.
The event was well attended by members of the United Nations community and other noteworthy guests including Manhattan's spiritual leaders and representatives of the media. A special tribute was made by the attendance of Croatia's Ambassador to the United Nations, Ranko Vilovic and his wife. Afterwards, Braco was invited to the United Nation's headquarters for a dedicated visit to the UN Meditation Room.
Plans for upcoming UN activities with Braco to be announced.
Braco wraps up his U.S. tour for 2012 with a public event in Miami Beach taking place Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
"Braco" (pronounced brah'-tzo), a Croatian man with unceasing commitment to helping people in many countries throughout the world, and whose work has garnered International critical acclaim, offers an extraordinary gift through his silent gaze, which many people report to be profoundly uplifting. Since 1998, over 90 documentary films have been produced to detail personal accounts of transformation resulting from meeting Braco's gaze.
For more information about Braco, please visit http://www.braco.net/ .
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