Click here to join our daily meditations to support establishing a regular sitting practice.

Ayala Gill

Ayala Gill

Ayala Gill has been committed to a path of insight and awakening since her early twenties. She has been practising Iyengar yoga since 1977, Insight Meditation and dharma since 1995, Insight Yoga (including yin yoga and psychospiritual enquiry) since 2001 and the animistic practices of the Andean-Inkan Holy Mountain tradition since 2017. She is humbled and fascinated by the potential of these practices to inform and enhance our relationship to body, heart, mind and spirit – and passionate in her commitment to translate this potential into everyday life.

Ayala has been teaching for 25 years, guides silent retreats in Europe which include yoga, meditation and ceremony, and is currently writing a book about integrating these practices into daily life. She has received authorisation to teach Insight Meditation from Martin Aylward, with whom she continues to study dharma. Ayala lives with her husband and their 3 children between London and Dorset, where they are using regenerative farming methods to enhance biodiversity. Click here to learn more about Ayala Gill.

Dharma Library

Get to know more of our Teachers

  • Nikki Mirghafori

  • Toby Sola

  • Martin Aylward

  • Willa Blythe Baker

  • Pascal Auclair

  • Kaira Jewel Lingo

  • Oren Jay Sofer

  • Lama Rod Owens

  • Mark Coleman

  • Melissa Blacker

  • Caverly Morgan

  • Nathan Glyde

  • Chris Germer

  • Ulla Koenig

  • Sensei Koshin Paley Ellison

  • Jaya Rudgard

  • Larry Ward

  • Frank Ostaseski

  • Sean Oakes

  • Heidi Bourne

  • Deborah Eden Tull

  • Leslie Booker

  • Celeste Young

  • Roxanne Dault

  • Antonia Sumbundu

  • Nobantu Mpotulo

  • Yahel Avigur

  • David Treleaven

  • Peace Twesigye

  • Christopher Titmuss

  • JD Doyle

  • Chris Willard

  • Lisa Ernst

  • Gregory Kramer

  • Christine Kupfer

  • Dawn Mauricio

  • Miles Kessler

  • Nicola Redfern

  • Roshi Joan Halifax

  • Scott Tusa

  • Bart van Melik

  • Emily Horn

  • Mimi Kuo-Deemer

  • Sarah Powers

  • Ty Powers

  • Zohar Lavie

  • Shaila Catherine

  • Jill Satterfield

  • Wiebke Pausch

  • Diana Winston

  • Vince Cullen

  • Akincano Weber

  • Pamela Weiss

  • Jonny White

  • Nirmala Werner

  • Kate Johnson

  • Jessica Morey

  • Brian Dean Williams

  • Stephen Fulder

  • Leela Sarti

  • James Baraz

  • Ralph Steele

  • Nina La Rosa

  • Thanissara

  • Vimalasara Mason-John

  • Sophie Boyer

  • Ronya Banks

  • Leigh Brasington

  • Catherine McGee

  • Daigan Gaither

  • Justine Dawson

  • Phillip Moffitt

  • Milla Gregor

  • Tenku Ruff Osho

  • Dave Smith

  • Kim Allen

  • Shinzen Young

  • Vinny Ferraro

  • Norman Blair

  • Joseph Goldstein

  • Larry Yang

  • Jaya Julienne Ashmore

  • Paul Burrows

  • Jack Kornfield

  • Trudy Goodman

  • Vidyamala Burch

  • Eugene Cash

  • Martine Batchelor

  • Chris Crotty

  • Ruth King

  • JoAnna Hardy

  • Kevin Griffin

  • Dale Borglum

  • Lila Kimhi

  • George Haas

  • Stephen Batchelor

  • Christelle Bonneau

  • Gavin Harrison

  • Kittisaro

  • Shakya Kumara

  • Wes Nisker

  • Pannavati Bikkhuni

  • Sandra Maitri

  • Yanai Postelnik

  • Alexis Santos

  • Ayya Santussika

  • Lama Justin von Bujdoss

  • Tara Brach

  • Joan Tollifson

  • James Rafael

  • Michael Stone