Shai Plonski is the best-selling author of The Joy of Giving Massage. He has authored or coauthored 16 manuals and books on the practice of Thai Massage, and trained more than 5,300 practitioners and 100 teachers in this healing art. He is also the founder of the Still Light Centre in Toronto, Canada. He brings a passionate and calm approach to his teaching that aims to bring out the Thai master in anyone. He believes that compassionate touch is our birthright.