A spiritual pioneer, Maya Tiwari serves humanity by awakening the spirit of Ahimsa, or harmony, in every person whose life she touches. For 30 years, she has put this ability to inspire and create change in human behavior to work, through education, outreach, and service. Through this steadfast commitment, Maya has helped to nourish, nurture, and heal thousands of individuals, families, and communities while transcending cultural and social barriers as she spreads her message of Ahimsa.
Maya has been recognized on the worldwide platform for her tireless commitment to inspiring health, wholeness, and peace. For her pioneering work in Ayurveda education, Maya received the prestigious Dhanvantari International Award in 2011. She is also the recipient of the Rishi Award from the Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America (AAPNA) for her outstanding work in Ayurveda. For her dedication to creating inner harmony, health, and wellness in the world, Maya was honored with the distinction of World Peace Leader by the Parliament of the World's Religions.
Maya is the author of many books on health, wellness, and spirituality, through which her potent spirit of Ahimsa touches the hearts of people across the world. Her books include Living Ahimsa Diet: Nurturing Love & Life, Women's Power to Heal: Through Inner Medicine; The Path of Practice: A Woman's Book of Ayurvedic Healing; Ayurveda: A Life of Balance; Ayurveda Secrets of Healing, and her most recent work, a meditative journal called Love! A Daily Oracle for Healing.