the Professional Perspective
Yoga Teacher, Author + Earth Activist
Lila Lolling is an accomplished yoga philosophy presenter, teacher trainer, and earth empath who carries in her heart a passion for passing down the traditions of ancient yoga and the natural world to as many people as possible. She is the author of Walking the Ancient Path of Yoga, a devotional lens on raja yoga.
For 20 years, Lila has inspired people around the world to use yoga and nature as tools for personal + planetary transformation. Having used them herself to remain seizure-free for the past 15 years, she has direct experience of their healing effects. This turned her curiosity into passion and passion into purpose.
Lila has been featured in leading yoga magazines for her years of activism for Deaf people to have equal access to the richness of yoga. In 2018, Lila addressed the world's dignitaries at the United Nation's International Day of Yoga on the relationship between yoga and world peace.
Her primary source of yoga education is through the world-renowned Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centres. For twenty years she has been a student of their programs and an affiliate teacher. Her earth studies formalized as a graduation from Omega Institute's Ecological Literacy Immersion Program in 2018. She continues to study permaculture and climate change initiatives through Omega, Pachamama Alliance and Drawdown.
You are likely to hear Lila talking about the possibility of reversing climate change, or sharing a yoga 'fun fact', or telling you a new eco-action she's doing or movement to join. She has a passion for spreading the hopeful message about answering Mother Nature's call for personal and planetary refinement.