Maya Tiwari is Ayurveda’s matriarch - whose progressive feminine voice has been leading the field for more than 30 years. She is a best selling author, she is the founder of the first Ayurvedic school in North America in 1981, the Wise Earth School. Through her humanitarian work of Living Ahimsa and Peace Mandala, par-ticipants are taught to create inner harmony. Through the Living Ahimsa World Tour, more than 1 million citizens have taken the Vow of Ahimsa to safeguard self, community and Mother Earth. Ma-ya is a regular Featured Speaker at the Parliament of the World Re-ligions and other Inter-faith conferences worldwide.