Wanbdi Wakita, Grandfather to the University of Manitoba Access Program

After more than three decades, Wanbdi Wakita has completed his work in corrections to accept the position of Grandfather in Residence to the University of Manitoba Access Program. He said, “I’ve learned so much from the men over the years. I have many memories. Now is my time to go. Someone else can take my […]

Love & Healing, A Weekend of Reconciliation at Yasodhara Ashram

Originally published in Yasodhara Ashram’s newsletter 2017. Pahan opened the weekend by offering satsang and guiding us through a cleansing ceremony using sage, a sacred medicine used to purify heart, mind, body and spirit. She spoke of the connection she has with the Ashram and told the story of her vision of a Sundance of […]

Wanbdi Wakita receives the Order of Manitoba

There are 1.27 million people living in Manitoba. In the past ten years 221 have been chosen to receive the Order of Manitoba. On May 12, 2016, Wanbdi Wakita became one of them. “While the individual accomplishments of the women and men recommended this year for investiture are wide ranging, they share a common spirit […]

Aboriginal Circle of Educators Honours Pahan

In February 2016, Pahan Pte San Win was presented with the 10th Annual Aboriginal Circle of Educators Award in the category of Honouring Our Elders, Winnipeg Manitoba. What makes her deserving of this honor? This is what some have said. “… She has been working hard to promote Aboriginal culture and spirituality. She taught us […]

Honouring Our Elders Award Recipient

In February 2015 Wanbdi Wakita was presented with the 9th Annual Aboriginal Circle of Educators Award in the category of Honouring Our Elders, Winnipeg Manitoba. Congratulations Wanbdi!

Walking the Four Directions of Love

During the deep cold of February 2015, Pahan Pte San Win and Wanbdi Wakita traveled north to Yellowknife, NWT. Pahan delivered a Keynote address titled, Walking the Four Directions of Love at the NWT Wellness Conference. Wanbdi Wakita gave a workshop, Living a Life Teachings. Afterwards conference organizers said, “Our keynote speaker, Pahan Pte San Win, and […]