2016 saw Master Sha receiving commendations from Los Angeles County for his local and worldwide humanitarian efforts, as well as a commendation from the Hawaii Senate, for being a selfless and caring individual who celebrates the power of the human spirit.
In 2017 he received a commendation from the City of San Marino, California, and the International Tara Award from Ven. Mae Chee Sansanee Sthirasuta, the founder of the Buddhist Center Sathira Dhammasathan in Thailand. The award named Master Sha as someone who is doing good for society and living as a bodhisattva.
Master Sha was ordained in 2018 as a Minister of the International New Thought Movement by Bishop Dr. Barbara King of the Barbara King School of Ministry.
In 2019 he received a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition from U.S. Senator Mazie K. Hirono of Hawaii in recognition of his caring efforts. That same year, he also received letters of congratulations from Governor David Y. Ige, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, and Congressman Ed Case of Hawaii.
Master Sha was named as Top Spiritual Innovator in 2020 by the International Association of Top Professionals. Each honoree is distinguished in their fields and has made outstanding contributions to their communities.
Today, Master Sha continues to deliver free webcasts, teleconferences, and events that attract viewers and listeners from around the world. More recently, he has expanded his efforts and, by using new technology, he is bringing his teachings to a wider audience through Alexa Skill, Google Assistant, and a podcast.