Our Leela Tribe

Tarisha
Tarisha
Tarisha is a founding member of the community, a Director, a healer and musician.

Over the years, she has run festivals, workshops and meditation retreats, women’s gatherings and shamanic ceremonies all with a focus on creativity and celebration, love and connection to the earth.

More recently, she has been focusing on wellness, offering Singing Medicine sessions to bring in the light online and in the community. She lives here with her son Joshua, born here in 2005. www.tarisha.co.uk

Bavo
Bavo
Bavo is a contemporary mystic and a director here at Leela and has been with Osho for over 40 years, living with him in India and America in the 70’s and 80’s. He is passionate about creating and driving Osho Leela, and runs Empowerment workshops and festivals. He is a magician, medicine man and musician, playing with friends here at Leela in his new ‘night club’. He is a connoisseur of many things including fine curries.
Amura
Amura
Amura has been a vital member of the community since 2006.
She is part of the healing team and is involved in the running of community activities and festivals.
Bart
Bart
Bart is the Founder of BrightSky Community and is passionate about creating positive change, shamanic healing, music and community. Bart has a big and generous heart and he loves to support people in finding their way back to their hearts and to inspire them to live a meaningful and nourishing life.
Sanjula
Sanjula
Sanjula has been trained for many years at Humaniversity under the guidance of Veeresh. She specialises in working with women. She is also trained in Shamanic deep healing bodywork. She runs Empowerment for Women workshops at Osho Leela and has a young son.
Premen
Premen
Premen is the Head of the Grounds. He is grateful to be out in the grounds every day, working in nature, watching the grass grow. He loves growing vegetables and learning Permaculture and walking in the woods. He says: ‘it is a gift to have this meditation in my life’.
Navi
Navi
Navajata is our Central Administrator.
He is a Humaniversity therapist and consultant with more than 20 years experience in the areas of Emotional Wellbeing, Anger Awareness, Responsibility and Addiction. Along with his intense life experience, he brings empathy, clarity and understanding to his work with people.
Premal
Premal
Premal is the Head of Housecare at Leela. She loves giving AcuEnergetics sessions in the healing centre, leading meditations and workshops and playing music in Zorba.
Neal
Neal
Neal is our Key Community Member with years of experienc living with us. He supports the finance department and enjoys leading meditations. Vipassana, Shaking and Dynamic are his favorite and he loves playing table tennis.
Kevin
Kevin
Kevin is our Key Community Member with years of experience living at Leela. Besides that he focuses on the Health & Safety within the community and brings care and wisdom to the Community Support. In his free time he enjoys walking in the country side.
Khalis
Khalis
Khalis works in different departments at Osho Leela and is part of the Community Support. He lived in Italy for 16 years and at that time he completed the 4-year Therapist Training. He is passionate about meditation and organises sports events for the community.
Kimaya
Kimaya
Kimaya works in different departments of the community. Before arriving at Leela she ventured around the world co-creating in different communities. She shares her experience through Conscious Dance, Breathwork & Healing. She loves nature, dancing, music and beachvolleybal.
Kalia
Kalia
Kalia is an integral part of the Promotions and Marketing Team and is also an appreciated member of the Leela workshop facilitation and assisting team. Kalia is a certified trauma-informed Psychosexual Somatics Coach and is devoted to full expression and integrity. Kalia enjoys dancing, singing and developing her skills as a DJ, as well as holding various sessions for the community which inspire authentic connection.
Leon
Leon
Prior to becoming a more permanent feature at Osho Leela, Leon has been regular visitor to Leela for 20 years. He looks after the electrics and communications around Leela, keeping us turned on and connected.

He is a passionate chef and loves great music, whether it’s mixing it at the DJ deck with his ‘DJ Spark’ alter ego, or songwriting and singing along with the piano.

Navanita
Navanita
Navanita is the Head of Well-Being. She is a vibrant, intuitive, multi-skilled and heartful woman who brings her gifts in counselling, mediation, space-holding and dance to the community. Navanita is appreciated for her integrity, kindness, active listening skills, care, humour and natural empathy. Navanita loves life, and enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, walking in nature, dancing barefoot, spa’s and wild swimming ‘a la nude’.
Missy
Missy
Missy Lissy is 11 years old.
She is Vishwa’s cat, but she is also a very communal cat. She loves to sleep on top of the mattresses in Zorba. And if you are lucky (or kept the door to your room open) you might find her on your bed….
She can also be little miss Horrid…when she has been out on a hunt….

Senior Resident

Vishwa
Vishwa
Vishwa is a long term member of the community. She was here from day one. She did all the Humaniversity training and has assisted workshops for years.
She has served as a director for many years and is now taking a back seat. She is a very good cook and loves creating systems, beauty and ambiance.

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