Before applying to our 2022 Training program, you are required to attend one of our free information sessions or schedule an individual session to determine whether this program is a good fit for you.  Applications will not be considered unless these steps have been taken.


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EVENT: Republic of Yoga 2022 Yoga Essentials &  Teacher Training Certification

For and in consideration of being permitted to practice yoga at, or otherwise allowed to enter any area where any activity related to the program described above (the “Event”) shall take place, or being permitted to observe or otherwise participate in or be involved with any purpose related to the Event, I, the undersigned, for myself, my personal representatives, heirs, next-of-kin, assigns and insurers, unconditionally and voluntarily release, waive, discharge, covenant not to sue, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless, Maha Bhakti LLC dba Republic of Yoga and its present, former, and future parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, and their respective employees, directors, investors, representatives, agents, contractors and officers collectively, from any and all claims, damages, losses or liabilities (including, without limitation, death, personal injury, property damage, or other loss) which may accrue as a result of my participation in the Event. I UNDERSTAND THAT THIS DOCUMENT IS INTENDED TO DISCHARGE REPUBLIC OF YOGA FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF, OR RELATED IN ANY WAY WITH MY PARTICIPATION IN THE EVENT, EVEN IF THAT LIABILITY IS CAUSED BY REPUBLIC OF YOGA’S CONDUCT.

I understand that serious accidents may occur during yoga activities and that participants can sustain fatal and/or serious personal injury. Notwithstanding this, I hereby agree to assume full and complete responsibility for, and risk of, bodily injury, death, property damage or any other kind of injury or damage, whether foreseen or unforeseen, which may occur during my participation in the Event.

Republic of Yoga reserves the right to deny my certificate if I don’t uphold the requirements of the Program, attend ALL lectures, and complete all the work required. Republic of Yoga reserves the right to deny participation in the Event at any time to individuals demonstrating behavior that may result in injury to themselves or others.

I understand the Event may be offered in the physical location of the School or offered online by videos, television, podcasts, apps or other digital media or platforms. All of such offerings, either physical or online, shall be considered the Event.

I understand that if I miss any lectures, I must make up the sections.

I acknowledge that Republic of Yoga or its vendors at this Event may take photographs, or videos and recordings of me. I agree that any such photographs, videos, recordings or quotes, along with my name and biographical information, may be used by Republic of Yoga in any manner, venue or media worldwide in perpetuity, without compensation, for any lawful purpose, including without limitation for marketing and trade purposes.

I acknowledge that any voice or video recording that I make during the course of the Event are for my eyes and ears only. Under no circumstance will I share this information with anyone outside of the Event, and I acknowledge that I will never publish the recordings or the content anywhere, indefinitely beyond the conclusion of the Event.

FORCE MAJEURE. I acknowledge that Republic of Yoga will not be liable for any failure or delay in performing an obligation under this Agreement that is due to any of the following causes, to the extent beyond its reasonable control: acts of God, accident, riots, war, terrorist act, epidemic, pandemic (including COVID-19), quarantine, civil commotion, breakdown of communication facilities, breakdown of web host, breakdown of internet service provider, natural catastrophes, governmental acts or omissions, changes in laws or regulations, national strikes, fire, explosion, generalized lack of availability of raw materials or energy.  I acknowledge Force Majeure events may cause rescheduling of days, time and/or format of the Event.

In consideration of permission to participate in the Event, I CONTRACTUALLY AGREE that ALL CLAIMS herein shall be GOVERNED BY NORTH CAROLINA LAW AND ALL LITIGATION RELATED IN ANY WAY TO THIS RELEASE SHALL ONLY BE BROUGHT IN A STATE OR FEDERAL COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION IN NORTH CAROLINA. I agree that the foregoing terms are intended to be as BROAD AND INCLUSIVE AS PERMITTED BY LAW. These terms shall continue from this date forever. If any portion of this document is found invalid, unenforceable, or contrary to public policy, law, statute, or ordinance, then the remainder of this document shall remain valid and fully enforceable. This document embodies the entire agreement and supersedes any previous or contemporaneous statements, negotiations or agreements regarding the Event. I agree that no representations, warranties, agreements, promises or inducements have been made by Republic of Yoga or anyone on behalf of Republic of Yoga, except as set forth herein.

I understand that by participating in the event and providing the below information, I am agreeing to receive marketing communications, including email, postal mail and telephone calls, from Republic of Yoga and its authorized dealers, as well as follow-up emails about the event. I understand that I can opt-out of receiving marketing communications from Republic of Yoga and its authorized dealers at any time after receiving such communication.

I acknowledge, agree, represent, and warrant that I am 18 years of age or older.