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If you need a high quality meditation cushion or meditation bench you have arrived at the right place.
Samadhi Cushions and Store was started by students of the late Chgyam Trungpa Rinpoche, founder of Shambhala. We have been making and selling quality cushions for practitioners of meditation since 1975. Our cushions are sewn, hand-stuffed and hand-tufted right here in our workshop in the village of Barnet, in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. Our retail outlet, Samadhi Store, carries over 3000 items for the support of mindfulness meditation, including over 1000 titles on Buddhist meditation and related topics.
We all live in the vicinity (some of us were even born here). We are a not-for-profit affiliate of Shambhala, now under the guidance of Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Our mission is to encourage and support the practice of mindfulness meditation as taught by the Buddha. Proceeds from our sales support the retreatants and facilities at Shambhala Centers, including Karm Chling retreat center nestled on 500 acres, just down the road, and Shambhala Mountain Center in Colorado.
We make our Zafu (from Zen) Meditation Pillow with two natural fills: Kapok fiber or Buckwheat Hulls, also available with a removable, washable cover, sold together or separately.
Since 1975, we have been making quality meditation cushions, such as the zafu and buckwheat zafu. Our zabuton mat and zafu cushion are available in several sizes and 13 different colors. We have five models of Meditation Bench, including three types of Seiza Kneeling Meditation Benches