IYI Endorsed Teachers

In order to be endorsed to teach Insight Yoga, each of the teachers below completed our entire 500-hour program, which included residential retreats, trainings, daily meditation practice, assigned readings and writings as well as regular sessions with their assigned mentor. Upon completion of the program, these teachers submitted an hour-long video of one of their classes that integrated the themes of Insight Yoga for review and endorsement.

We encourage you to practice with these esteemed teachers. For additional information to be displayed, please select the teacher’s name.

Tripti Mahendra, RYT-500




Tripti began teaching yoga and meditation in 2008 after 18 years in corporate life. Her yoga practice began very early on and has been a source of ongoing support for her body, heart and mind. She is an IYI Endorsed IYI Teacher, a Mindfulness Training Institute certified teacher and has completed Level 1, Level 2 training and workshops on trauma and inner critic work in the Internal Family Systems model. She mentors students within IYI and works with a number of other clients integrating yoga, Buddhist teachings, meditation and IFS. She also supports Sarah and Ty Powers and the Insight Yoga Institute.