Singhatara’s name means “a protector who is like a lion, speaking the truth with clarity & authority.” She is a native of Portsmouth, N.H. and was ordained in Spain in 2012. She lives close to Aryaloka. In the early 90’s she shared her home as a women’s community having been a mitra for five years. After a leave of absence from Aryaloka, she returned and requested ordination. Singhatara is a former breeder, trainer, and event rider of European Warm Blood Horses, with advanced degrees in human psychology. She also works as a fiduciary in judicial services, chef for retreats, and dog breeder.