Biography of Mestre Gabriel

Mestre Gabriel – O Mensageiro de Deus (Mestre Gabriel – Messenger of God) – Published in 2012, the biography, authored by journalist and writer Ruy Fabiano, tells the story of the life of José Gabriel da Costa, Mestre Gabriel, from his childhood – education, family, and social environment – to the creation of the UDV in the Amazon rubber tapping regions, and its subsequent organization in Porto Velho – Rondônia. The authorized biography, in addition to giving public visibility to Mestre Gabriel and the UDV, is a tribute that the Center dedicated to the memory of its founder on his 90th birthday, on February 10, 2012.

>Read more on the Official UDV Blog.

Click to access the 1st chapter and the 2nd chapter of the book.