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Shambhala takes its name from a legendary kingdom famous for being an enlightened society.  Today, the global Shambhala network brings together people of all ages and from all walks of life who are interested in exploring our own minds, transforming our experience, and awakening our potential for enlightened society.


Shambhala is based on trust in human dignity. We offer a path of meditation practice and contemplative arts oriented towards modern life. Our communities around the world cultivate kindness, bravery, and genuine dialogue.  Our vision is to inspire compassionate, sustainable, and just human societies.

Seven Stars Taoist Training 


The goal of Taoist training to is to balance the scholar and warrior and realize the sage within. This balance is attained through training in the seven disciplines of Taoist knowledge associated with the Seven Stars of the Dipper.


Through the website we offer training in the arts of:



Elegant Power - Maori Power Bundles

The Maori have developed unique ornaments for their personal power and protection. They are made of greenstone or pounamou, a beautiful green New Zealand jade; and from bone.


Unfortunately, most of the commercially available Maori pendants are imitation, machine made and from Canadian or Siberian jades. Genuine new Zealand carvings form a minority in the market nowadays. We have a small exquisite collection of objects for sale which are all handmade by an authentic Maori carver. These are one of a kind pieces and are extremely rare to obtain.


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