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The founders of the Jivamukti Yoga Method are Sharon Gannon and David Life. They met in 1983 in New York City and began a creative collaboration that resulted in the Jivamukti Yoga Method.
Sharon Gannon and David Life taught and codified the Jivamukti Yoga practice for decades, attracting many students worldwide who became practitioners and teachers, adept in the Method. In 2017 they retired from public life and entrusted the lineage into the capable hands of Camilla Veen and Hari Mulukutla.
The Jivamukti Yoga lineage has been inspired, shaped, and blessed by the teachers who Sharon Gannon and David Life studied with over many years. Their most influential gurus are Shri Shyamdas, Shri Swami Nirmalanda, Shri K. Pattabhi Jois, Shri Brahmananda Sarasvati and Shri Milanbaba Goswami.