Dedicated to the emerging field of Physician/Poet/Priest where Mind-Body Medicine engages the Spirit for Whole Being Wellness…
I feel my mission is to feed the body with real food, feed the mind with true inspiration, and feed the heart with the high and the holy. 

Laura is the host of a 53-part television show called VedaCleanse and a 12-part series called Divine Yoga, and the author of the best-selling book, Ayurveda Cooking For Beginners. As a graduate of the Kerala Ayurveda Academy and American Institute of Vedic Studies, Laura is a leading educator on the power of the Vedic sciences to promote sacred health and sumptuous living.

Formerly the General Manager of The Discovery Channel Europe, Laura is the founder/director of VedaWise, offering clinical services in natural medicine for whole person wellness and trainings in the Vedic sciences. She offers classes and consultations in Ayurveda, Jyotish, Yoga Therapy, Whole Food Cooking and Nutrition, and serves as a contributing Ayurvedic educator at the UCSD Center for Integrative Medicine, writer for Spirituality & Health and Ambassador for Banyan Botanicals.

Laura’s blog is an inspirational free resource for Ayurvedic recipes and wise living. Her popular whole food, plant-based seasonal cleanses are powerful, effective and deliciously nourishing. Her articles on health and wellness have been published in Huffington Post, Ayurveda Next Door, Spirituality & Health, Well + Good, Yoga Digest and the Times of India, among other national and international media.

If you would like to make an appointment, or learn about retreats and trainings, please contact Laura directly ::

Thank you for being someone who helps guide me from darkness to light, from fear to hope, and to take even greater risks to touch the hem of holiness.

Pastor Scotty

I received an email from The Discovery Channel stating that your presence in front of the camera is electrifying. This is something that we at LifeMantra have always felt 🙂 Thank you Laura. It is always a pleasure interacting with you.

CEO, Life Mantra TV

You are so gifted! Thank you for your gentle spirit, great knowledge, wisdom and your willingness to share it. I am healed!


Professor & Department Chair, Hanover College

Thank you for listening. You are the voice in me that guides my path. You show me clarity and wisdom that I miss. It is wonderful to be close to you. Namaste.


Yoga Teacher & Ayurveda Counselor

Laura’s love and passion for life, and deep commitment to sharing her knowledge and wisdom to make the world a better place is exuberant. She a woman of many talents, which is even more apparent when she does Jyotish consultation, which was insightful, loving and caring. She has helped clear the fog allowing me to see my path clearer to take the next step. I’ve very grateful for her encouragement and support and for being such a light in this world.


Non-Profit CEO