Lisa Pearson standing in front of trees, in a cream, pink and brown dress

Lisa Pearson/Swami Swarupananda


Swami Swarupananda was ordained in Kriya Yoga in 2009.

She is a facilitator and educator for Inner Peace Yoga Therapy.

Swami Lisa continues to teach in USA, and can not provide yoga classes or trainings in Canada at this time.

“Rituals of self-compassion and love are as relevant in today’s world as they were in ancient times. Reminding people in pain of this is the blessing of my service to Life and to Love.”


Founder and owner/operator of Spirit of the Lake Yoga, Excelsior MN

Creator of post-natal yoga sequence DVD “Yoga Bonding

Area of Special Interest

The spiritual heart of yoga and the therapeutic practices of ritual

Accessing compassion, love and peace as paths to decreasing personal suffering

Training Programs Developed

  • 500 hour Kriya Yoga Teacher Training
  •  Restorative Yoga Teacher training
  • Yoga Bonding
  • Santosha for Women
  • Kriya Shakti Sadhana

Guest faculty for Yoga Teacher Training programs in North America