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Jolie Parcher

Tantric Yoga, Para Yoga Vinyasa flow, Certified Ayurvedic Counselor

Jolie is the Founder and Director of Mandala Yoga & Ayurveda Center, and has been a certified yoga teacher from The Patanjali Yoga Center in Khatmandu, Nepal since 1990. Jolie has certification as an Ayurvedic Diet & Lifestyle counselor at the Kripalu School of Ayurveda, also trained as a practitioner of the Ayurvedic hands on Treatments and as a level I cranial sacral practitioner. Her classes incorporate essential oils and guidance from Ayurvedic daily wisdom into a more traditional vinyasa flow. It's a practice that celebrates a vibrant life both on and off the mat.

Year-round Teachers

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Emily Liss

Mandala/Sonic RYT Yoga  Certified , Ishta Certified Restorative,  Mindfulness Meditation Jon Kabat -Zinn Professional Training,   level 1 Reiki practitioner, Essential Oils level 1

Emily is the manager of Mandala Yoga. Through meditation teaching, Emily finds a stillness and open heartedness that is so profound that she feels a heightened appreciation of what is truly important, that is to live life as if it really mattered. Emily has reached the point in her daily sit that it is no longer an event but a life cushion. She feels almost an innate ability to guide student practitioners to use the tools of mindfulness in their everyday lives in hopes of living daily life supremely well .In her restorative class, Emily uses meditation to create a deep relaxation.

 Emily wishes to thank her teachers Jon Kabat-Zinn and Sensei Beate of Upaya Zendo for their guidance along the path. | Mindfulness Meditation every Sunday at 9:00am.

Jennifer Frasher

Nosara & Heart of Yoga Certified, Kundalini,
Level 2 Reiki practitioner, Pranic Healing adults and children.

Jen's classes are artful configurations of body-breath movement, alignment and attention. Known for her skill and dedication, she offers students a yoga practice that is direct, palpable and ethereal; one that refines bodies, awakens minds, and opens hearts. Inspired by many different yoga traditions, most recently KundaliniYoga and Katonah yoga, Jen teaches an intelligent vinyasa flow with sense of refinement and sophistication.!

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Sheryl Hastalis

RYT 500, Vinyasa flow, Doug Keller, Russill Paul Influence

Sheryl Hastalis is known for her exuberant personality, extensive knowledge of anatomy, asana, mantra, and yoga philosophy. She encourages each student, to inhabit their practice with balance, joy, and freedom in body, mind, and spirit. As well as teaching yoga at Mandala Yoga, and Ross School, Sheryl teaches both the able bodied in Yoga Fusion, and the physically/mentally challenged, guiding them through an integrated practice of yoga, meditation, strengthening, and neural pathway, engagement exercises. Teaching movement modalities since 83’, she holds certifications in yoga, mantra, meditation, wellness/fitness coaching, an M.F.A in Arts Management, a B.F.A in Dance, and is currently working on Reflexology certification. She has danced professionally, and advocated for live performance, as an arts administrator. Sheryl has taught classical and contemporary dance technique, and Yoga at Ross School since 1997. This Brooklyn native, moved to East Hampton, from NYC, when she fell in love on Georgica Beach!

Christine Hoar

Ashtanga certified, Ayurvedic consultant

Christine Hoar is the founder and director of Bristol Yoga, VT and Ashtanga Montauk, NY.
Christine has been a practitioner of the Ashtanga Yoga System for nearly 20 years and has been teaching Ashtanga yoga for over 17 years. From 1997-2014, she served as the founder and director of Vermont’s only dedicated Ashtanga yoga studio, Bristol Yoga. She has now moved to New York and has created a new practice space in Montauk, New York. Specializing in the integration of the Ashtanga system of asana with the principles of Ayurveda and the depth of Yogic philosophy, Christine offers students unique insights into discovering greater joy, freedom, and self-transformation. Christine has made many trips to Mysore, South India to study with her Guru, the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois, and she is honored to have received his blessing and authorization to teach.

Christine is also a certified Ayurvedic consultant. As a teacher and practitioner, she is devoted to creating health and joy by fostering a sense of interconnectedness with our natural environment.

Charity Joy Robinson

Yoga accredited, Thai massage practitioner

Charity Joy Robinson is an accomplished and accredited yoga teacher( through Moksha Yoga Studio) , Thai massage
practitioner (studied in Thailand), Energy healer (Reiki & Access Consciousness) ,Dance facilitator, Natural Fitness
Instructor and has traveled and facilitated around the world. Her love of dance has expanded into Caribbean and African dance along with Hip-hop and urban styles. Charity Joy is always eager to share these many practices with her students.


Marissa McNaughton

Mandala certified, Vinyasa Flow

Marissa emphasizes a rhythmic flow of breath and body, with a teaching style that is grounded yet playful. Students are encouraged to move and stretch and challenge themselves with each inhale and exhale, and find a deeper release in moments of stillness. Marissa is inspired by a love of dance, music, and a great appreciation for the beauty and rhythm of nature. Outside the studio, you’ll find her in the ocean, wandering through the trails, or flying on a trapeze.

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Kate Lalita Rabbinowitz

Iyengar, Heart of Yoga

Kate is at heart a traveler and adventurer, for years studying traditional arts and teaching yoga in Japan, immersing in India, living in a monastery in Thailand, trekking the Himalayas in Nepal, and walking alone across Tibet to Lhasa from Southwestern China. She visits India regularly to visit her teachers and the temples in the Himalayas. She has studied for 35 years with master teachers of Yoga, BKS Iyengar, Patabi Jois, among others. Throughout the yoga journey, she is certified in Shiatsu Massage, Ayurvedic healing, natural gourmet cooking and Feng Shui.

Kate Rossano

Interdisciplinary, Ashtanga

Kate explores meditation and self realization in her class. Recognizing and honoring the true guru in all of us, she pushes you as far as you are willing to go.  Her vinyasa/ashtanga style classes are filled with new and exciting ways to move and breathe with the body.  She emphasizes holding postures while allowing the breath to take you deeper. An uplifting and inventive teacher, Kate looks to her students for new ideas and ways of teaching. Kate is Nosara certified

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Emily Weitz

Anusara Influenced, Vinyasa flow

Emily Weitz believes that yoga is a tool to access the truth within, to remain grounded in the moment, and to breathe through the tight spots in life. Educated in the Anusara style, she completed her 200-hour teacher training with Lois Nesbitt, Ellen Saltonstall, and Julie Dohrman in 2007. Since then she has been bringing these profound teachings to studios all over the East End. She weaves themes such as grounding, joy, and centering to help students bring the strength of their practice to their everyday lives. Learn more about her at

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Jimmy Minardi

founder Minardi Training

Minardi Yoga with Jimmy incorporates dynamic yoga poses, strength and breathing exercises that help to irrigate the body and mind. Each movement is carefully formulated to enhance flexibility, improve stability, posture and mental focus, increase the flow of oxygen to blood cells and build overall body strength.

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Stacy Haessler

Yoga Shanti Certified

Born and raised in East Hampton, Stacy is thrilled to be able to share her love of yoga with the community in which she grew up. While working in the fast-paced fashion industry in both NYC and the Hamptons, Stacy began to realize she needed something to bring more balance into her life. In the spring of 2011, Stacy completed the 300 hour teacher training program at Yoga Shanti with Rodney Yee and Colleen Saidman Yee. She is inspired daily by all of her teachers, on and off the mat..

Lois Nesbitt - Teacher At Mandala Yoga - PhotoLois Nesbitt

Yoga Alliance E-RYT, Yoga Zone 500hr. Certified, Integral Yoga Certified.

Lois infuses each class with the insights of 20 years of devoted daily practice in both Anusara and Ashtanga .She has trained teachers worldwide. Her classes blend the precision of cutting-edge technique with an uplifting vinyasa flow. Lois's classes inspire students of every level and ability to practice a yoga that enriches their lives while it shapes their bodies.

Eveyln O’Doherty - Teacher At Mandala Yoga - PhotoEvelyn O’Doherty

Anusara influenced

Evelyn O’Doherty is a passionate meditator, surfer and yogi who adores living in the Hamptons!. She teaches meditation as a tool to illuminate the tendencies of the mind, immerse ones’ self in the wisdom of the heart and connect each of us with our own inner divinity. Evelyn teaches a strong vinyassa flow class set to good tunes to rejuvenate your spirit. Reconnect with your body, free your soul, and flow to some good old Rock n Roll. She is passionate about Stand up paddling and is an experienced teacher. You can find her photography studio at

Eric Pettigrew - Teacher At Mandala Yoga - PhotoEric Pettigrew

Anusara influenced

Eric is a teacher & practitioner of Yoga for nearly 15 years. He is an established homeopath as well as a massage therapist. His private practice, Holistic Life Works, is based in NYC and Eastern Long Island. He currently participates in the “Urban Zen” integrative therapy program that brings holistic healing techniques to hospitals and other medical institutions. Eric is also a “master trainer” for Y4C (Yoga for Cancer) that allows him to offer yoga classes catered for individuals affected by cancer and to educate other Yoga instructors into this methodology.

Alyssa Drew

Certified in Hatha Yoga

Yoga taught Alyssa that life takes place in her body. Her flow will help you build strength, stability and flexibility but most importantly it will help quiet your mind so that your body can experience the sensation of being. Certified in Hatha Yoga under Kristen Rae Stevens. East End local, Reiki II Practitioner, swim instructor, student and surfer.

Seasonal Teachers

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Lisa Zaloga

Sivananda Certified, Vinyassa flow

Integrating the traditions of Ashtanga and Iyengar Yoga, zalogayoga is more than just a vinyasa class... it is an experience!From Tadasana to Sivasana, students are guided through an intelligent sequence, encouraged to allow their breath to lead & pause in meditation... all to the sounds of some of today's greatest music.

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Terrel Broussard

Kripalu certified, LMT Licensed Massage Therapist, Herbal Medicine, Ayurvedic consultant

Terrel uses a synergistic approach to bodywork, yoga, and herbology using an Ayurvedic philosophy.

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Lynda O'Laughlin

Yoga Shanti certified, Vinyassa flow, Jivamukti influenced

A former dancer, Lynda has been exploring movement and anatomy her entire life. Lynda brings years of exploration and dedication to her teachings. By weaving fluid asana sequences together with a passion for philosophy, she hopes to create a space for each student to expand, increase awareness and cultivate a passion for the practice!

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Kimberly Larson

LMT Licensed Massage Therapist. Ayurvedic consultant

Massage, yoga, meditation, and ayurveda are tools to help us reclaim our health and rediscover our true state of being. I use compassionate touch in massage to assist clients in finding and releasing the blockages that limit their full potential. In this way, I connect with the source of universal, unconditional love and share it with each person I touch."