Ann Holaday, an ayurvedic professional whose passion is to tell the world about the amazing powers of ayurveda and yoga. She was born, brought up and educated in Britain and now lives in Washington State. She has three grownup children and two grandsons. Her career was in radiation therapy where she was an educator, manager and practitioner. She is the author of “The Mountain Never Cries,” and a teacher of English as a Second Language. She has been married twice, widowed twice and since the death of her second husband has traveled the world. She has lived in Puerto Rico, New Zealand, India, Britain and US. Ayurveda found her in India when she was captured by the timeless knowledge of life. She studied under Dr David Frawley and Dr Vasant Lad in the US, and JIVA Institute and Ayurveda College in India. She is a professional member of NAMA and AAPNA. She is founder of According to Ayurveda and Yoga, an international association for the furtherance of ayurveda and yoga through education.