Teachers

Karin Kuhn Yoga Maui Wellness Retreats

Karin Kuhn

LIVESTREAM – Mon, Wed & Fri 8am HST (10am PST/ 1pm EST) , Thurs 4.30pm HST (6.30pm PST, 11.30pm EST)

IN STUDIO : Tues, Thurs, Sat & Sun 9am

Owner and Founder of Maha Yoga & Wellness, Karin passionately shares Yoga as a lifestyle that values health, personal development, community, partnership, sustainable living practices and environmental stewardship. She sees herself as a catalyst for change, educating, inspiring and empowering people to live healthy, happy lives, filled with purpose, passion and joy.

Ido Cohen Yoga Maui Hawaii

Ido Cohen

I was born in Israel but moved to Maui in 2011. Having surfed since I was 9 years old and spending most of my youth in the water, I came to Hawaii to find the perfect wave and fell in love!

I am as passionate about Yoga as I am surfing, having a daily practice since 2015.

Jessica Odell Yoga Maui Hawaii

Jessica Odell

Born and raised in New York, Jess’ yoga journey began in 2009. After suffering a back injury from weight lifting she started exploring different yoga classes in the gym. Along with her newfound love of yoga, she also attended The Institute of Culinary Education and received my Culinary Arts & Management degree. Food and yoga became her two passions.

Melanie Ehlan

CLASSES: Hatha Yoga Foundations (Classes resume in the Spring)

Mel grew up in Germany where she studied Physical Therapy.  In her mid 20’s she had the urge to leave and to discover the world.  Travelling to different places she eventually  found Maui and fell in love with the island.

“I started working as a licensed Massage Therapist and discovered different modalities such as Myofacial Release , Active Release Technique (ART) ,Visceral Manipulation and Cranial Sacral Therapy.  I also certified with NASM as a Personal Trainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist.

Summer Dien Yoga Ashtanga Maui Hawaii

Summer Dien

Summer Dien is an experienced, international yoga teacher specializing in pranayama and Ashtanga.

She is trained in the classical pranayama practices of the Kaivalyadham lineage and in the traditional Ashtanga Vinyasa system, which she learned from her beloved teachers Sri OP Tiwari and Paul Dallaghan. Summer continues to study extensively with them in the areas of pranayama and asana, and has over 1200 hours of advanced yoga education.

Chrissy Kapoor Yoga Maui Hawaii

Chrissy Kapoor

Chrissy Kapoor is a dedicated Hatha Yoga teacher and shiatsu massage therapist. With almost a decade of teaching and bodywork experience, she has a deep awareness of the body, subtle energy and functional movement. Chrissy’s classes offers a combination of clear, specific alignment instruction and fluid movement honoring the natural way your body wants to breathe and move.  Through skillful story-telling and theme-weaving, the yoga comes alive in your body!

Chandra Nanette Bowen Ayurveda irest yoga nidra

Chandra Nanette Bowen

Classes & Workshops TBA

Chandra’s overriding desire is to apply yoga, Ayurveda and over 35 years of experience as a medical practitioner toward helping others integrate and balance body, mind,and spirit.

She views yoga as medicine and draws upon her western knowledge of the body with yoga anatomy to address the whole person as an individual by combining postures, breath work, meditation, and, depending on the requirement, iRest® Yoga Nidra.

River Cummings

CLASSES: Vedic Chanting Series – next date TBA

“Starting her yoga practice at the age of 19, River’s professional teaching career began in the 1990’s. Over the past two decades her offerings have included group class instruction, individual yoga therapy, retreats, workshops, festivals, corporate yoga program development, and 12 years directing yoga teacher trainings. She is a dedicated student of yoga, yoga therapy, and Vedic chant in the lineage of T.K.V. Desikachar and T. Krishnamacharya. River is a master teacher of Viniyoga methodology and holds both Yoga Teacher and Yoga Therapist certifications from Gary Kraftsow’s American Viniyoga Institute.