Aug 302014

I’m honored to share my children’s yoga book with you!

“Garuda, The Eagle Who Soared With Ahimsa”

In this story, Garuda an eagle who would normally eat other animals decides to practice ahimsa and treat others with love. He goes on a journey to find friendship and ends up finding joy, love, and laughter and sharing some important messages with his new found friends. The entire story can be acted out in a yoga class for children and photos of the poses accompany the book, so it makes a perfect gift for yoga lovers or teachers of children’s yoga.

I hope this book inspires wonderful conversation amongst children and their parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, teachers, and care-givers, and I hope you enjoy it as much as my family has.

Garuda Ahimsa

*December 2018 BOGO book special! $15 each plus applicable tax and shipping (Unable to ship outside the U.S. via this link. Please email

What readers are saying:

“What a touching story about making friends, being peaceful, and learning from others. This story will help young ones develop compassion for others via the action of non-harming (ahimsa). Well written with gorgeous illustrations,  Garuda will be enjoyed by children of all ages.” ~Jamey, Clearwater

“Your new children’s book was a hit with our boys! Thank you for signing it! We love the message and how cute it is. The kids were really engaged and wanted to act it out before I even suggested it.” ~Caroline, Clearwater

“The messages in Garuda are beautiful! My kids love the colorful illustrations along with the yoga poses incorporated that correlate with the animals and we’ve been reading it every night. I can’t wait to pass it on to my Yoga Mama friends. Thank you, Ally!” ~Emily, Shreveport

“Ally, I LOVE your children’s book. I’d like to reserve 5, please. It makes the perfect gift. I can’t wait to share it with my niece and nephew!”  ~Jade, St. Petersburg

I recieved my books in the mail and couldn’t help but cry when reading it! The message of peace and love is one that I often times wonder if people have forgotten, but your book is such a refreshing reminder that it is still very much alive! I can’t wait to gift these books to the little ones in my life who I love and adore! I am so blessed to call you a teacher in both yoga and life. Thank you for sharing a piece of your heart in this amazing book so it can be shared with others.”  ~Taylor, Minneapolis

Book Reviews: 

Kids Yoga Company

Amazon Customer Reviews

Simple Holistic Girl Blog

The Yoga Lawyer

  One Response to “Children’s Book: “Garuda, The Eagle Who Soared With Ahimsa””

  1. Ally, I’m so excited to learn of your children’s yoga book. The reviews are wonderful! If you don’t mind, would you share your journey to publishing as I have a children’s book that I’d written years ago but never published. Any leads in the right direction would be appreciated. I’ve settled on the east coast of FL permanently and visit Sue (Riley) as often as possible. Wishing you continued success in all ventures.
    Thanks, d adams worsnop

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