ORLANDO -  2016  


Book Signings, Lectures, Workshops & Classes

We have an ongoing schedule of events in the Orlando area.Each lecture is interactive, fun and always inspirational; tapping creativity, motivate personal growth and teaching new tools for knowing your purpose, reaching your goals, a sustainable lifestyle and how to live longer by growing your own superfoods.

Wisdom of Flowers & Modern Cuisine

Melinda Joy Miller

“If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.” Buddha


WHEN: Aug 20 

WHERE: Fetch’n Play Acres, 6819 Tuscawila Drive, Leesburg, Florida 34748


Join us for a fascinating look into historical folklore, soul-wisdom of flowers, & the nutritional value of edible flowers. We invite you to develop your inner shaman by listening & responding to nature, including how to incorporate that conversation into a personalized garden design that can add inspiration, beauty & high nutrition to your meals.

FEE: $25

TO REGISTER CALL: 352.303.3996




Creative Writing Intensive

Melinda Joy Miller, Shambhalla Institute

Melanie Wagner, Fetch’n Play Acres


WHEN: Sat, Oct 15

WHERE: Fetch’n Play Acres, 6819 Tuscawila Drive, Leesburg, Florida 34748



Experience a small-group, personalized, journey to deeply relax, be pampered, reflect, and journal. Learn secrets of nature that can allow the creative spirit of the mind and heart to be energized, inspired, and flowing.


Since 1991, the Shambhalla Institute has been integrating psychological techniques with energetic principals, and shaman study. We will be focusing on strengthening writing skills, elements of the natural world, and an ancient form of Shamanic Astrology toward breakthrough moments and new insight that will stay with you for a lifetime.


A beautiful Shambhalla Labyrinth is available to walk through the day. Each participant receives practical ways to incorporate what you have learned into your writing along with, practical ways to express new ideas and feelings into your home and garden.


Open to all levels of writing. We will be offering healthy snacks, herbal tea, spa-water, and cooling herbal spritzers. Please bring bagged lunch & wear your favorite comfy writing outfit.

Fee: $99



Call 352.303.3996






Feng Shui Residential Classes - Spring 2016

Instructor: Melinda Joy Miller


Introduction OR Residential Feng Shui Certificate

Dates: Aug/Sept 2016*

*We are working on scheduling the specific dates. If you are interested in this class, please call the Institute's Florida office - 352.638.2617.

Time: 10 AM - 5 PM
Where: A resident environmentnear Orlando

           (Address is given with registration)
Fee: $640 (introduction) $1,395 (certification)
RSVP/info: 352.638.2617 or kim@shambhallainstitute.com


Registration, please contact the Institute: 

Phone: 323.638.2617 Email: Kim@shambhallainstitute.com




A personal retreat space that you can enjoy every day

Teacher: Melinda Joy Miller, Founder 


Date: July 20 (Sat)

Time: 2:00-6:00PM

Where: A private garden north of Orlando, near Yalaha FL

(directions will be given with registration)


Used by people worldwide for at least 3500 years ago, walking the Classical Seven-Circuit Labyrinth can integrate and calm the mind. It's an enjoyable way to experience harmony, giving the mind a chance to slow down, be focused and concentrate. Walking this type of labyrinth can turn on the memory & access intuition, helping to know, strategize, & create the life you want. 

You will learn:

  • A precise, easy-to-understand installation method.
  • Design elements that include earth medicine & shaman practice.
  • Ways to use the labyrinth to find new solutions to problems.
  • How to deepen relationships with self, others & the natural world.

The class is presented in a style that will help anyone -- parents, professionals, entrepreneurs, visionaries, permaculture gardeners, environmentalists, teachers, and community planners. 


FEE: $45  (includes delicious, healthy snacks & herbal tea.

REGISTER NOW: (352.638.2617) Let us know you are attending, how many people you want to bring & leave your name & phone number.  Welcome!




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Instructor:  Melinda Joy Miller

Melinda Joy's lectures & classes help people SAVE MONEY, FEEL BETTER & LIVE LONGER. She defines and reveals the modern sustainable lifestyle sharing new approaches to developing the life you want in an environment that inspires harmony and supports your goals and dreams through the use of feng shui, ancient indigenous sacred teachings, cultural folklore, color and modern psychological and brain research.

Shambhalla lectures include:

  • Psychology in design.
  • Feng Shui principles.
  • Eco-friendly strategies.
  • Permaculture & Shamanic Gardening.
  • How to use your space as a tool to motivate, focus or relax.
  • Creative solutions to expand creativity & success in your personal living or working space.
  • Techniques to create warmth and invitation in the space.

Please contact us if you would like to schedule a private lecture at your home or business.


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