Iana Sundari Malcolm was raised by her Yoga loving parents, between New York City and Yogaville, an ashram in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.
At 27 she lost her mother to Breast Cancer and at 31 years old Iana Sundari lost her father to Brain Cancer.
After their death, and her years as their Caregiver, Iana decided to leave a successful career in Public Relations and follow her passion for all things Wellness.
She has since traveled the world teaching Hatha Yoga, Yoga for the Special Child, Prenatal Yoga, Post Labor Yoga, Yoga for Cancer, Yoga for Grief, Yoga Nidra and Meditation. She is an ERYT-500 level teacher and a Yoga Teacher Trainer.
Outside of Yoga, Iana is a birth and death Doula who believes that the transitions of life deserve humor, unwavering support and grace.
Iana works as a Community Manager for The Dinner Party, a non-profit organization dedicated to those in their 20’s and 30’s who have suffered significant loss.
She is the founder of Bliss Out Retreats , a company that creates immersive ultra inclusive getaways throughout the world.
Currently, Iana, John and their dog Ana- Mae are traveling around the United States and Canada, in a converted School Bus named Eula Mae, learning all they can about this country, the people NOW how racial justice shows up state by state.