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The following organizations and businesses are Galisteo’s neighbors along Highway 41.

The Chi Center

The Chi Center, founded by Qigong Master Mingtong Gu, provides opportunities for learning and practicing QiGong, yoga, mindfulness, shamanism, energy medicine, non-religious spirituality, conscious leadership, and sustainable living. It offers workshops, online programs, live-stream broadcasts, and in-person retreats. The Center also offers accommodations and event rentals. During most of the year (except winter months), the Chi Center offers Magical Sundays, a program with brunch, live music, talks, and nature hikes. 
40 Camino Vista Clara, Galisteo

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The Light Institute

The Light Institute, founded in 1985 by spiritual teacher, healer, and author Chris Griscom, is a spiritual center for facilitating spiritual growth, enlightenment, healing and exploring multi-incarnational exploration. It offers Sunday meditations, intensives, classes, private sessions, and more. 
40 Calle Nizhoni, Galisteo

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Modern Elder Academy

The Modern Elder Academy is a midlife wisdom school and community offering workshops, retreats, and connection for navigating transitions together. 
Modern Elder Academy at Rising Circle Ranch, 130 Cottonwood Run, Lamy, NM 87540

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Talus Winds Ranch

The 460-acre Talus Winds Ranch, owned by Galisteo rancher Tim Willms, is committed to sustainable meat production, rural economic development, and collaboration with New Mexican ranches. The lamb and pork that become Talus Winds Heritage Meats are humanely raised, transported and processed. They are sold to local grocery stores and restaurants from Taos to Albuquerque.

For more information, see Talus Winds Ranch or email