Kripalu School of Ayurveda Faculty

Larissa Hall Carlson

Larissa Hall Carlson, E-RYT 500, former Dean of the Kripalu School of Ayurveda, guides retreats, directs trainings, and provides Ayurvedic consultations across the country.

Jyothi Bhatt

Jyothi Bhatt, an Ayurvedic specialist and yoga therapist, received her training from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and SVYASA University, India. She practices and teaches Ayurveda and...

Scott Blossom

Scott Blossom is a traditional Chinese medical practitioner, Shadow Yoga teacher, and Ayurvedic consultant.

Gerard C. Buffo

Gerard C. Buffo, MD, FACR, Dean of the Kripalu School of Ayurveda, blends his 31 years of experience in Western medicine with Eastern practice, teaching students, treating patients and researching...

Balarama Chandra Das

Balarama Chandra Das, a certified Ayurvedic consultant, focuses his professional practice on Ayurvedic psychology and habit reformation through positive expression, yoga, breath, and diet.

Satya Narayana Dasa

Satya Narayana Dasa, PhD, is the author of 15 books related to Indian culture and philosophy. Founder of the Jiva Institute of Vaishnava Studies to promote...

John Douillard

John Douillard, DC, CAP, a globally recognized leader in the fields of natural health, Ayurveda, and sports medicine, is creator of the Ayurvedic resource, LifeSpa.com.

Sunil Joshi

Sunil Joshi, BAMS, MD (Ayu), is a world renowned Ayurvedic physician from Nagpur, India. He serves on the advisory board of the Chopra Center for Well Being...

Vasant Lad

Vasant Lad, BAMS, MASc, an Ayurvedic physician, is founder of the Ayurvedic Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is its principal instructor and...

Kimberly Larson

Kimberly Larson is a certified massage therapist, yoga teacher, and Ayurvedic lifestyle consultant. She is a passionate health educator and co-owner of...

Rosy Mann

Rosy Mann has more than 15 years of experience as an Ayurvedic doctor. She offers personal Ayurvedic consultations, as well as educational courses, lectures, and workshops.

Margrit Mikulis, ND

Margrit Mikulis, ND, is a naturopathic doctor, clinician, and faculty member for the Kripalu School of Ayurveda.

William Siff

William Siff travels throughout the United States teaching about grassroots herbal medicine. He has a masters from Southwest Acupuncture College, is...

Claudia Welch

Claudia Welch, DOM, is an Ayurvedic practitioner and educator, and the author of Balance Your Hormones, Balance Your Life: Achieving Optimal Health and...