Karuna has been a devoted yoga teacher and psychotherapist since 1970. She is the director of the Heart Yoga Center, a yoga teacher training center. She teaches yoga retreats and teacher training workshops internationally, interweaving Sufi poetry and Buddhist practices of mindfulness and loving-kindness meditation, as well as her long experience as a psychotherapist, into her classes.
Karuna is the co-author, with Andrew Harvey, of Heart Yoga: The Sacred Marriage of Yoga and Mysticism, which has been acclaimed as a profound and ground breaking yoga book by many of the world's leading teachers such as Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Caroline Myss, Rodney Yee, Seane Corne and Shiva Rea.
She has lived in Nelson, British Columbia for 40 years.
See www.yogakaruna.com for more information.