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Kripalu-Trained Teachers

From its ashram roots in Pennsylvania to its current existence as an educational institution in western Massachusetts, Kripalu has been graced by the talents and abilities of a wide range of individuals, many of whom have become teachers, mentors, and guides. Each steeped in the Kripalu tradition, the following teachers offer high-quality transformative experiences in a variety of topic areas. Some are founding members of Kripalu; some are relative newcomers to the Kripalu tradition. Click on each name to visit that teacher’s biography page, where you can also see any upcoming workshops with that person here at Kripalu.

Lee AlbertLee Albert: positional therapy Shivananda Thomas AmelioShivananda Thomas Amelio: chanting Toni BerginsToni Bergins: dance and movement
Maya BreuerMaya Breuer: yoga and personal growth Megha (Nancy Buttenheim)Megha—Nancy Buttemheim: yoga, dance, and movement Yoganand Michael CarrollYoganand Michael Carroll: yoga
Kim ChandlerKim Chandler: yoga and writing Stephen CopeStephen Cope: yoga and psychological growth Vidya Carolyn Dell’uomoVidya Carolyn Dell’uomo: self-discovery
Greg DiLisioGreg DiLisio: qigong and outdoor sports Jashoda EdmundsJashoda Edmunds: yoga Danna FauldsDanna Faulds: yoga and writing
Shobhan Richard FauldsShobhan Richard Faulds: yoga Joel FeldmanJoel Feldman: relationships Kate FeldmanKate Feldman: relationships
Jonathan Foust (Sudhir)Jonathan Foust (Sudhir): yoga and meditation Aruni Nan FuturonskyAruni Nan Futuronsky: self-discovery Alison Shore GainesAlison Shore Gaines: nutrition and fasting
Craig HanauerCraig Hanauer: children’s programs Devarshi Steven HartmanDevarshi Steven Hartman: yoga Chaya-Sharon HellerChaya-Sharon Heller: yoga
Toni Herbine-BlankToni Herbine-Blank: Internal Family Systems therapy Mark KelsoMark Kelso:
family programs and music
Daniel LevenDaniel Leven: dance and movement
Brahmani LiebmanBrahmani Liebman: yoga Sudha Carolyn LundeenSudha Carolyn Lundeen: yoga Vandita Kate MarchesielloVandita Kate Marchesiello: yoga
Sara MeeksSara Meeks: yoga and skeletal health Jeff MigdowJeff Migdow:
yoga
Deb MorganDeb Morgan: cooking
Bhavani Lorraine NelsonBhavani Lorraine Nelson: chanting and meditation Ken NelsonKen Nelson: bodywork and teaching Cristie NewhartCristie Newhart: yoga
Rudy PeirceRudy Peirce:
yoga
Priti Robyn RossPriti Robyn Ross: yoga Christa RypinsChrista Rypins: yoga and Pilates
Dinabandhu SarleyDinabandhu Sarley: yoga Ila SarleyIla Sarley: yoga Don Stapleton (Brahmanand)Don Stapleton (Brahmanand): yoga
Lakshmi VoelkerLakshmi Voelker: Chair Yoga Christine WarrenChristine Warren: personal growth Amy WeintraubAmy Weintraub: yoga
Randal WilliamsRandal Williams: yoga and hiking