Linda Yelton has been on a spiritual quest her entire life. Her quest has led her to study numerous spiritual practices, philosophies and religions over many years. On this quest, she studied and practiced Transcendental Meditation starting at age 19. In her 20s, she earned a BA in Jungian Psychology, learning about synchronicity and archetypes, studying I Ching, Astrology and Tarot. She began to practice Hatha Yoga—physical Yoga—25 years ago. In 2010, she became a yoga teacher and has been teaching yoga for 10 years. She is on the faculty of NewEarth University, teaching Yoga Philosophy in the School of Consciousness and Spirituality. Yelton was born in Chicago and grew up in the Washington, DC area, where she currently makes her home.