Leela Mata is an internationally known teacher with great wisdom. She has been blessed since childhood with mystical experiences and teachings from Masters. She comes from the Sivananda lineage, and studied directly with Swami Vishnu Devananda. Leela Mata also studied Ayurveda with Dr. Vasant Lad in both the United States and India. In the United States Leela Mata directed the Yoga Vedanta Centre in Ft. Lauderdale. While directing the centre, she and Yogi Hari developed Sampoorna Yoga and trained hundreds of teachers who practice throughout the world. She has also taught worldwide, including Africa, Europe, India, Canada and South America.