About Gurushabd Khalsa
Born in Guru Ram Das ashram in Toronto, Gurushabd grew up in a spiritual community of Kundalini Yogis, healers, teachers, and Sikhs. When she was 13 Gurushabd spent a year studying at a yogic school in India. She became a certified Kundalini Yoga teacher at the age of 17 and has been teaching ever since. Gurushabd has also trained in mindfulness meditation with Shinzen Young and recently participated in a mindfulness meditation study at Harvard. As a teacher Gurushabd is known for her open-heart, sweetness, and grace, combined with a depth of wisdom beyond her years. An avid beekeeper, educator and creator of conscious community, Gurushabd graduated from U of T in environmental studies, worked for NGOs at the United Nations in Geneva and in Mumbai, and is now the owner and director of Lotus Yoga Center.