About Ray

Ray Bioportrait

Ray Crist has been teaching yoga and leading workshops on Yoga and Shamanism at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health since 2005. He has presented his work in the Yoga Journal conference in NYC and has been offering workshops and trainings in the US, Canada, Mexico, Peru and Greece.

Ray has a background in Chinese medicine studies, Thai Yoga, Martial Arts, Shamanism and is certified as Vinyasa Yoga and Kripalu yoga leading teacher. 

Ray Crist is the founder of the Jaguar Path. Through his 10 year journey of healing cancer he worked closely with three lineages of Shamans in Peru. From his life changes, healing process and initiation as an Alto Mesayok (Andean Shaman) he has created the Jaguar Path training and educational travel programs.