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 will not provide yoga classes or trainings in Canada until 2020.

“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

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


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