Authentic Enlightenment tells the story of Vail Carruth. She devoted herself intensely to Transcendental Meditation (also known as TM) seeking for answers in life. She studied directly under Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and advanced to the point of teaching this practice. Then Vail received an experience of ultimate reality that changed the course of her life. This book will be an eye-opening and heart-warming experience for you About The Author: Vail Carruth holds a BA in Fine Art from the University of California, Berkeley and studied piano at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. She is a former teacher of TM who now shares her experiences in the movement with diverse audiences. Vail is also an accomplished artist. Her writing style is captivating.