Deva Parnell

Deva Parnell, E-RYT 500+, has taught Kripalu Yoga for more than 30 years, and has trained more than 2,500 yoga teachers. During her 12-year residency at Kripalu Center, she was instrumental in the development of Kripalu Yoga and Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training. Her detailed, intuitive teaching style reflects the depth of her personal practice and her many years of study and training in a variety of yoga traditions, both in the United States and India. Deva is founder and director of Discovery Yoga Center in St. Augustine, Florida, a full-service yoga center offering classes, workshops, and 200- and 500-hour yoga-teacher certification.


  • Chandra Namaskar: Honoring the Moon Salute

    This restorative sequence can be done at any time of day, and is especially comforting in the evening as a way to wind down and get ready for a restful night’s sleep.