Turning Scars Into Stars


The AKAL Shalimar Integrative Wellness Retreat located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, along the banks of the historic Shenandoah River, nestled in the abundant Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. The Shalimar Integrative Wellness center and Retreat is in the planning phase.

Core Values

The development team has adopted a set of inviolate core values that guide the operations of the Institute.

  • Think right about people
  • Exceed expectations
  • Commit to excellence

Our Credo

  • We are not affiliated with any sect or denomination of a religious institution or any political organization.
  • We strive not to engage in any controversy.
  • We neither endorse nor oppose any cause besides our Primary Purpose i.e. To Serve the Highest Good of all concerned.


Introduction to Akal Institute