Guesthouse for Ganesha
Guesthouse for Ganesha

Recent News

“Spirit Matters Podcast”  Hosts Philip Goldberg and Dennis Raimondi interview Judith Teitelman about Guesthouse for Ganesha and her writing and spiritual journey. January 30, 2020

“Culture TALKS!” with Judith Teitelman and Malathi Iyengar  Video of the May 7, 2023 event – courtesy of the San Pedro Waterfront Arts District

“Tillism – Magical Words from Around the World”  A-U-M from Guesthouse for Ganesha, February 19, 2021

Hear us Roar ”  – Women’s Fiction Writers Association (WFWA) Podcast #103, August 5, 2021 Maggie Smith interviews Judith Teitelman. Listen to the interview here.

Seeking Sanctuary/A Conversation About the Resilience of Women”  – Friends of the Edgewater Library, Chicago, Illinois,  October 9, 2021. Watch it here.

“Judith Teitelman – Author Spotlight” by Aimee Ann  Red Headed Book Lover, December 3, 2021

“Snowflakes in a Blizzard”  Guesthouse for Ganesha, February 9, 2021

“Better Later Than Never”  Guest blog by Valerie Taylor, October 15, 2021

“Culture Watch – The Accidental Novelist”  by Sarah A. Spitz, Santa Monica Daily Press, May 28, 2020

Four Authors Discuss Their Protagonists’ Paths to Sanctuary” by Jyothsna Hegde, NRI Pulse, April 8, 2021

“Our Picks for Summer Reading” Hadassah Magazine, July, 2019

“Colombia – Land of Magic and More Magic” Women Writers, Women[‘s] Books, July 5, 2019

“Birth of a Bookstore Cat” Women Writers, Women[‘s] Books, February 20, 2020

“Lit Chat with Judith Teitelman” moderated by Carolyn Burns Bass, July 29, 2019

“Four Gripping Plots to Capture Your Interest for Long Days at the Beach” Mingo Messenger, Pikeville, Kentucky, June 5, 2019

“Four Gripping Plots to Capture Your Interest for Long Days at the Beach” Moscow-Pullman Daily News, Moscow, Idaho/Pullman, Washington, June 5, 2019

“BookSwell Intersections Podcast, Episode 5” Host Cody Sisco sits down with author and innovator Judith Teitelman to chat about her debut novel, Guesthouse for Ganesha (Judith comes on 8:36 into the program).

“Spiritual Media Blog” Q & A with author Judith Teitelman, May 7, 2019

“Time Management: How to Get What You Want Done” by Judith Teitelman, THRIVE GLOBAL, May 6, 2019

Upcoming Events

Flintridge Bookstore Celebration, November 25, 2023
Saturday, November 25, 2023 at 11 am – 1 pm – Author Meet & Greets with Judith Teitelman and Bianca Schwarz, “The Spy’s Daughter (Book 4). For more information, click here.

Culture Talks presented by the San Pedro Waterfront Arts District
Sunday, May 7, 2023 at 2 pm – Indian dance performance and cultural conversation with Judith Teitelman and Malathi Iyengar, Artistic Director of Rangoli Dance Company. For tickets, click here.

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, April 23 & 24, 2022
April 23 & 24, 2022 from 9 am to 5 pm  – She Writes Press Authors Booth featuring Judith Teitelman, Debra Thomas, Kimberly K. Robeson, Bella Mahaya Carter, and Lorraine Devon Wilke.

Schedule a Book Club Visit

Judith Teitelman would be delighted to join your book club discussion, either via Zoom, Skype, or in person (Los Angeles). Please find her at

Friends of the Edgewater Library, Chicago: Seeking Sanctuary (Virtual Event)
6:30 – 8 pm, Central Time, September 30, 2021. Meet four authors writing abut “seeking sanctuary” in our upcoming September 30 program that celebrates the resilience of women. Featuring Cindy Rasicot, Veena Rao, Judith Teitelman, and Anniqua Rana.

Carlsbad Library Book Bingo: A Live and In Person Adventure
January 29, 2022, 12:00 – 3:30 PM,  PST. Novel Network presents an afternoon of live book bingo!

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