Becoming a Jivamukti Yoga Center or Affiliate

Are you looking to become a Full Program Jivamukti Yoga Center, or a Jivamukti Affiliate Studio? Please look below for answers to frequently asked questions. 

Requirements:

At a Full Program Jivamukti Yoga Center, at least 70% of the classes offered are Jivamukti Yoga classes, and the weekly schedule must include:

  • 7 Jivamukti Yoga Open classes
  • 3 Jivamukti Yoga Basic classes
  • 5 Jivamukti Yoga Spiritual Warrior classes

Additionally, Centers are required to have at least one individual owner or partner that hold a current Jivamukti Yoga Advanced Certification.

Benefits:

  • Offer a wide array of unique Jivamukti Yoga classes and programs
  • Incentives for registering students for our 300 hour teacher trainings
  • Offer Advanced Certification Board Exams
  • Offer 800 Hour Certifications through our JTAP Program
  • Be listed as a Jivamukti Yoga Center on the Jivamukti global website.
  • Promote your events and programs on the Jivamukti global website.

If you have any questions about center registration or qualification, please Contact Us.

  1. You may call your yoga center a “Jivamukti Yoga Center”, or some variation of that and use “Jivamukti Yoga® ” (the “Trademark”) to identify “Jivamukti Yoga Open” level class, “Jivamukti Basic” class, “Jivamukti Beginner Vinyasa” class and/or “Jivamukti Spiritual Warrior” classes, which are taught by Jivamukti Yoga certified teachers in the Jivamukti method.
  2.  You may register a domain name following the template of “Jivamukti-Munich” or “Jivamukti-London,” referencing no more than one city.
  3. All Jivamukti Yoga classes, workshops, retreats, etc. taught at your center must be taught only by certified Jivamukti Yoga teachers, including any substitute teacher who may cover a Jivamukti Yoga class.
  4. “Jivamukti Yoga® ” (the “Trademark”) is a registered trademark of Jivamukti Inc., and the Jivamukti Yoga snake logo is a trademark of Jivamukti Inc., and subject to paragraph 2 above regarding your center name and Jivamukti Yoga classes, you may use the Trademark and the logo in connection with any product, service or merchandise only after approval by Jivamukti Inc.
  5. You will, at your own expense, defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Jivamukti Inc. and its owners, directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives from and against any and all liabilities, claims, causes of action, suits, damages, including without limitation, suits for personal injury or death of third parties, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, for which Jivamukti Inc. becomes liable, or may incur or be compelled to pay by reason of your activities or your breach of these Terms and Conditions or the criteria for registering a Jivamukti Yoga center as set forth in this website.
  6. You acknowledge the ownership of the Trademark by Jivamukti Inc. and agree that you will do nothing inconsistent with such ownership, and that all use of the Trademark and all goodwill arising out of any use of it by you will inure solely to the benefit of Jivamukti Inc. You will not use any confusingly similar name or mark without the prior written approval of Jivamukti Inc., and will include all notices and legends with respect to the Trademark as are or may be required by applicable federal, state and local laws or which may be requested by Jivamukti Inc. You acknowledge and understand that nothing in these Terms and Conditions gives you any right, title or interest in the Trademark. The nature and quality of all services you perform in connection with the Trademark will conform to standards established from time to time by Jivamukti Inc.
  7.  You are not, and will not hold yourself out to be, an employee, subcontractor, representative or agent of Jivamukti Inc., and nothing herein constitutes or implies the existence of a partnership, joint venture or grant of a franchise between yourself and Jivamukti Inc. Any rights granted to you hereunder are personal in nature, and may not be transferred or assigned.
  8. These Terms and Conditions, along with the criteria for registering your Jivamukti Yoga center, are the sole means of having a Jivamukti Yoga center. By agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, you are agreeing that any previously existing agreement between you (or any corporation, partnership or other business owned and/or controlled by you) and Jivamukti Inc. regarding the ownership or operation of a Jivamukti Yoga center is null and void, notwithstanding any provision to the contrary in any such agreement; provided that the agreements to protect territory entered into by Jivamukti Inc. and Jivamukti Charleston, Jivamukti London, Jivamukti Schwabing, Jivamukti Munich and Jivamukti Berlin shall remain in effect in accordance with their terms. 10. Disclaimer of Warranties. You expressly understand and agree that: JIVAMUKTI INC. WILL BE NOT BE LIABLE (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY), TO ME OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, EVEN IF JIVAMUKTI INC. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH COSTS OR DAMAGES.

Requirements:

To become a Jivamukti Affiliate School, you need to offer at least 7 Jivamukti Yoga classes per week, taught by certified Jivamukti Yoga teachers.

Benefits:

  • Join the worldwide Jivamukti Yoga community while maintaining your own individual name and identity
  • Link directly to your website from this site
  • Pay no registration fee if you qualify.

If you have any questions about affiliate registration or qualification, please Contact Us.

  1. I will not call myself a “Jivamukti Yoga Center”, or “Affiliate Jivamukti Yoga Center”, or any variation of that. I may describe my center by name (i.e., “Lotus Yoga” or “Yoga House”) and use the “Jivamukti Yoga® ” (the “Trademark”) to identify “Jivamukti Yoga Open” level classes, “Jivamukti Basic” classes, “Jivamukti Beginner Vinyasa” classes and/or “Jivamukti Spiritual Warrior” classes, which are taught by certified Jivamukti Yoga teachers.
  2. All Jivamukti Yoga classes, workshops, retreats, etc. must be taught only by certified Jivamukti Yoga teachers, including any substitute teacher who may cover a Jivamukti Yoga class.
  3. “Jivamukti Yoga® ” (the “Trademark”) is a registered trademark of Jivamukti Inc., and the Jivamukti Yoga snake logo is a trademark of Jivamukti Inc., and subject to paragraph 1 above regarding Jivamukti Yoga classes, I have the right to use the Trademark and the logo in connection with any product, service or merchandise only after approval by Jivamukti Inc.
  4. I will, at my own expense, defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Jivamukti Inc. and its owners, directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives from and against any and all liabilities, claims, causes of action, suits, damages, including without limitation, suits for personal injury or death of third parties, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, for which Jivamukti Inc. becomes liable, or may incur or be compelled to pay by reason of my activities or my breach of these Terms and Conditions or the criteria for registering an Affiliate Center as set forth in this website.
  5. I acknowledge the ownership of the Trademark by Jivamukti Inc. and agree that I will do nothing inconsistent with such ownership, and that all use of the Trademark and all goodwill arising out of any use of it by me will inure solely to the benefit of Jivamukti Inc. I will not use any confusingly similar name or mark without the prior written approval of Jivamukti Inc., and will include all notices and legends with respect to the Trademark as are or may be required by applicable federal, state and local laws or which may be requested by Jivamukti Inc. I acknowledge and understand that nothing in these Terms and Conditions gives me any right, title or interest in the Trademark. The nature and quality of all services I perform in connection with the Trademark will conform to standards established from time to time by Jivamukti Inc.
  6. I am not, and will not hold myself out to be, an employee, subcontractor, representative or agent of Jivamukti Inc., and nothing herein constitutes or implies the existence of a partnership, joint venture or grant of a franchise between myself and Jivamukti Inc.  Any rights granted to me hereunder are personal in nature, and may not be transferred or assigned.
  7. Disclaimer of Warranties. You expressly understand and agree that:
    JIVAMUKTI INC. WILL BE NOT BE LIABLE (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY), TO ME OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, EVEN IF JIVAMUKTI INC. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH COSTS OR DAMAGES.

If you have a yoga studio or other organization that offers yoga classes, but you do not offer at least 7 Jivamukti Yoga classes per week, you are permitted to use the name “Jivamukti Yoga” to identify any classes taught by a certified Jivamukti Yoga teacher strictly in accordance with the methods of Jivamukti Yoga. You are not permitted to use the name for any other purpose without prior written permission.

If you have any questions about center registration or qualification, please Contact Us.