Articles by Durga featured in the press

The Integration of Ayurveda into Yoga of Recovery


Yoga, Ayurveda & 12 Step Recovery

The Yoga of Recovery – An Interview with Durga Leela

Light on Ayurveda Journal, 10th Anniversary Special Issue 2002 – 2012


“Getting Away – From Temptation: It’s All Good Clean Fun”

LA Times Travel Section, Jan 2, 2011

“Treat Your Spirit – Four soul-searching retreats designed with recovery in mind”

Renew Magazine, May 2011

“Senses and Sobriety”

LA Yoga, April 2010

“Addiction, Recovery, Community and Nourishment”

LA Yoga, June 2010


“The Use of a Retreat Format to Assist in Recovery from Addictions”

Light on Ayurveda Journal, Spring 2009

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“Yoga of Recovery”

Yoga Chicago, November 2008

“Nourishing Mind by Nourishing Body”

LA Yoga, October 2008

“Life is Sweet”

LA Yoga, May 2008

“Addiction Recovery Through Yoga”

Mind Body & Soul, January 2008

“Yoga and Ayurveda to Support Recovery from Drug and Alcohol Addication”

Townsend Letter, January 2007

“Surrendering to Devotion”

LA Yoga, October 2006

“A New Take on 12-Steps”

 Moonshine Ink, October 2006

“Yoga Ayurveda 12-Step Recovery”

Connect Magazine, Fall 2005