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Welcome to shantiPlay -- the pebble in the pond -- created by Japan-born Aiko and Sweden-born Shyam. We had lived in nine countries on three continents and visited many others before meeting each other and marrying in 2017.

We have now moved to Costa Rica, Central America, and more specifically to Madhuvan monastery in Guanacaste Province. The monastery is young and working towards self-sufficiency. The electricity comes from solar panels and hydro power generation, fruits grow in plenty, and there is milk from the cows.

We came here to participate and help out with maintenance work and public relations, as well as meditate in the temple, and we are sharing life here with you.

Also: Aiko has a master in Reiki and have been giving treatments since 2012. Shyam was rapping as a hobby for many years and can still rap on request.
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As more of you join our journey we will be able to invest in better equipment and other materials to facilitate the great ideas we're holding.

A longer-term goal is to make our creative process involve more traveling. 

Thank you!
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