AHIMSA FESTIVAL 2022 PRESENTERS
Wah! is a legend in the yoga world, creating high energy concerts of Sanskrit mantras using electronic keyboards, drums and bass. If you’ve taken a yoga class in the last five years, you have no doubt heard her music. Wah! has been on the leading edge of developing yoga music, cultivating her sound and reinventing the traditional kirtan of India. In 2011 iTunes featured her with a compilation titled "Greatest Yoga Music Ever."
Join WAH! in workshop and in our headlining concert!
Larissa Hall Carlson
M.A., E-RYT 500, Ayurvedic Practitioner, Mindful Living Teacher
Larissa is co-creator of Yoga Journal's online courses Ayurveda 101 and 201, and former Dean of the Kripalu School of Ayurveda. She guides retreats, directs advanced yoga teacher trainings, and provides consultations across the country. Specializing in mindfulness, pranayama, yoga for performers, and Ayurveda, she supports students and clients in deepening their practice, finding radiant health, and making the most of this life.
Gopi Kinnicutt (ERYT 500) is a dynamic, Bhakti-infused yoga teacher who has been leading RYT 200 hour and 300 hour trainings since 2006. She is the owner of Bhakti Yoga DC (Washington, DC) and founder of Yoga Mandali (Saratoga Springs, NY). Gopi has trained extensively with Shiva Rea, Ana Forrest and Gary Kraftsow, and is certified and trained in trauma sensitive yoga. Gopi also lived in a Bhakti Yoga ashram for 10 years, where she studied and taught Indian philosophy and mantra meditation.
Beth Beaton Mausert