Author of the best-selling book Ayurveda Cooking For Beginners, director of VedaWise, and creator of numerous courses and series on Ayurveda, Laura promotes sacred, sumptuous living through the Vedic sciences of Ayurveda, Jyotish, Mantra and Devi Sadhana. She has studied with some of the great masters of our time, practicing and sharing what she has learned from the heart-centered wisdom schools of the world. Her blog food-alovestory.com is an inspirational resource for Ayurvedic nourishment and delight.
As a graduate of the Kerala Ayurveda Academy, the American Institute of Vedic Studies, and with decades of study into Yoga, Meditation, Vedanta, Jyotish, herbal medicine, nutrition, health and healing, Laura Plumb is an international educator on the power of the Vedic sciences to promote vibrant health and sacred living.
Founder and Director of VedaWise, Laura Plumb leads workshops, trainings and teaches worldwide. She is widely recognized for understanding and sharing the deeper principles of Ayurveda while making them accessible and relevant to modern life.
Laura is lead faculty for the Ayurvedic Integrated Nutrition 200 hour Professional Training, author of the best-selling book Ayurveda Cooking For Beginners, creator/presenter of the online video course The Medicine In Your Kitchen: Introduction to Ayurvedic Cooking hosted by Spirituality & Health, host of the 53-part television show CleanseVeda available through Gaia and Amazon, and a 12-part series called Divine Yoga available at Amazon.
Formerly the General Manager of The Discovery Channel Europe, Laura offers clinical services in natural medicine and health practitioner trainings in the Vedic sciences. She leads online courses, and gives classes and consultations in Ayurveda, Jyotish, Yoga Therapy, Whole Food Cooking and Nutrition. Additonally Laura has served as a contributing Ayurvedic educator at the UCSD Center for Integrative Medicine, is an Ambassador for Banyan Botanicals and runs The Sophia Camp for Girls – a week every summer dedicated to cultivating self-esteem, self-care and self-regulation through Yoga, Ayurveda, mentoring and creative play.
Laura’s blog food-alovestory.com 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.
Contact Laura at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ayurveda & Healing, AIVS
Advanced Ayurveda & Yoga, AIVS
AWC, Kerala Ayurveda Academy
AWP, Kerala Ayurveda Academy
Ayurveda Clinicals, Kerala Ayurveda, Cochin
Ayurveda PK, Vaidyagrama
Navdanya Agro-ecology, Bija Vidyapeeth
Jyotish & Upayas, James Kelleher
RYT-500, AIVS, ParaYoga, TKV Desikachar
Ganga Yoga, Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh
40 years meditation
40 years nutritional study
35 years herbal study
Author, Ayurveda Cooking For Beginners
Daughter of the lakes, explorer of the seas of perennial wisdom, love led me to Yoga, then Jyotish, Ayurveda, India and the exaltation of the Vedas.
Now I live in a place called ‘awe,’ for who knew the heart could be so deep, or that life could rise up with such beauty, vigor, grace?
I teach to remember, nourish, inspire.
“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
“Laura is a gifted teacher, with knowledge, dedication and a spirit of love that is unsurpassed. She has touched my life in a most unforgettable way.” ~ Cecelia
“Laura is a dream come true. A kind, gentle soul very rare to find with all the great divine qualities. You instantly feel so comfortable in her presence. She’s helping me a great deal with my health so that I am able to lower the toxic drugs prescribed that make me feel worse. I highly recommend Laura. Her graceful attitude will take you to a higher divine level.” ~ Yanick