Sally Kempton, Spiritual teacher, author, yoga journal columinist
Sally Kempton, a former swami in a Vedic tradition, has been practicing and teaching for more than 40 years. Her teachings combine profound knowledge of the texts of yoga and Tantra with practical wisdom from contemporary psychology and integral thought.
She is a powerful teacher of applied spiritual wisdom, known for her capacity to kindle meditative states in others, and to help students work with meditative experience as a framework for practical life-change. She teaches retreats, workshops, and teleclasses, and is on the faculty at the Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California, and the Kripalu Center in Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
Sally is the author of Meditation for the Love of It, called "the meditation book your heart wants you to read" by Spirituality & Health Magazine, and the best-selling book, Awakening Shakti: The Transformative Power of the Goddesses of Yoga. Her audio program, Doorways to the Infinite: The Art & Practice of Tantric Meditation, was released by Sounds True.