Carol Bassingthwaighte offers full 49 day readings of The Tibetan Book of the Dead for loved ones who have died. This is done strictly by donation and she works under the guidance of a Lama who has many years of experience in this practice.
Craig Williams at AYURVEDAAUSTIN has studied the Vedic tradition in depth including Ayurvedic Medicine, Vedic Astrology, and the spiritual side of Yoga and Vedanta. In addition, he possesses an excellent knowledge of herbology, Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture. Additional services include VEDAKOVID, MANTRA THERAPY, and JYOTISH.
The first of its kind in the world or English speakers! offering a four year course in the art of Tibetan Medicine...visit ShangShung for details. The only other places in the world where this course is taught is in Tibet and Dharamsala but taught only in Tibetan.
Gaurang is a graduate of Athabasca University in International Business Management. It was a priviledge for him to be part of an institution that fosters a travellers lifestyle, and affords the flexibility needed to acquire his degree.
Yoga Magazine is an online yoga magazine with articles, an online yoga store and plenty oflinks.
God Server claims to be the web's largest alternative health and spiritual directory with a great selection of worldly religious information.
Buddha Net is a site that contains a priceless amount of information on Buddhism.
Khandro is a premier site unique in situating Tibetan Buddhism within a wider context. Its 365+ pages treat topics that range from The Acts of the Buddha to the Symbolism of Dieties, including the Dakini, as well as that of Animals and Objects. Practitioners will find practices, prayers, teachings and a selection of links and announcements.
Faith Expert For people of all faiths and no faith. Jewellery and artwork and books: for agnostics and beginners, for the average churchgoer and pastors, for priests and lay ministers. Theology as well as lots of devotionals meditation aids and bibles
You can see a wide variety of artists at the Saturday market (up to 150 vendors!) some of which are our friends below.
Hawk N Owl Jewellry - You can see Bill on most Saturdays at the market. A beautiful collection of silver rings, pendants, and precious stones.
SunWind Solar - Micheal has designed a business around educating children through solar power kits. An interesting assortment of productive gadgets that have us all dreaming of the day when we can cut our Hydro lines and lives off the suns power for our everyday use.
DESTINATION OM - This is our market setup at Saltspring Market. We prefer to setup low to the ground so that people are able to view the extensive selection of beads, while relaxing and talking about prayer and practice. It's a great forum for open religious conversation or simply everyday chats about the happenings of the world. Enjoy, Love, and Laugh.
Ruphi Ceramic Ware - Desmond and Annie Gross create handmade, hand painted ceramics for the kitchen and around the house as great additions to the decor of any home.