Rishi Taavi Kassila is a film director and author from Finland. He learned film making from his father and yoga from her mother. This prompted him to start making films of spiritual subjects. He interviewed many famous spiritual teachers, like the Beatles guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Nobel Peace Price Winner Dalai Lama, Annamalayi Swami and Mata Amritanandamayi, Amma, who became his guru. He has also written 20 books about yoga and spirituality and has now started to translate his books into English. He lives both in India and in Finland and travels with his master around the world.