TERMS & CONDITIONS
WEBSITE USAGE AGREEMENT
LEGAL AGE OF USER
This Website is offered and available to users who are of legal adult age as per the state law you reside within. If you are below the legal age as set out in your state, or country, your use of this Website must be monitored at all times by a legal guardian. By using this Website, you represent and warrant that you are of legal age to form a binding contract with the Company and meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the Website.
If you choose, or are provided with, a user name, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You also acknowledge that your account is personal to you and agree not to provide any other person with access to this Website or portions of it using your user name, password or other security information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your user name or password or any other breach of security. You also agree to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information.
Relationship of the Parties. The relationship between the parties is that of independent contractors. Nothing contained in this Agreement shall be construed as creating any agency, partnership, joint venture or other form of joint enterprise, employment or fiduciary relationship between the parties, and neither party shall have authority to contract for or bind the other party in any manner whatsoever.
- Self-Guided Series: No Refunds will be provided for self-guided video series
- Live Trainings: Refunds can be provided for live trainings prior to the second class session.
- Group Trainings: Refunds can be provided prior to the first class session
- Private Sessions: Cancellation Policy: Full refunds or transfer of fee to book a new appointment will be provided for cancellations made at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled session time. No refunds or transfer of fee will be provided after the 24 hour period.
If you need to reschedule after the 24 hour deadline, you can book in for a new appointment time through the website.
- Personal Retreats: A full refund can be provided prior to 60 days of the first scheduled retreat day. Partial refunds may be granted on a case by case basis of requested within 60 days of the scheduled retreat.
The term ‘Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website.
- The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
- Neither we, nor any third parties, provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, videos, text copy, the logo, the design, layout, look, appearance, images, intellectual property and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
- All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
- Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
- From time to time, this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
- Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Costa Rica.
- Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga is not liable for any claimed harm or damage as a result of watching one of our video courses. All users of the website agree to watch and apply Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga advice and technologies to their own lives at their own risk. in no event will Trika Mahasiddha Yoga be liable under or in connection with this agreement for any indirect, incidental, consequential, liquidated, special or exemplary damages or penalties, including without limitation, negligence, physical injury, loss of income, revenue or anticipated profits, regardless of whether such damage was foreseeable and whether you have been advised of the possibility of such damages, under contract or tort, or any other legal theory. member acknowledges and agrees that user participates in the trika mahasiddha yoga program at members own risk.
- The user of this website acknowledges that any and all advice given and entails risks, both known and unknown, which could result in negative side effects, both physical and/or emotional. User acknowledges that certain videos may suggest dietary changes or specific substances for health benefits (for example, but not limited to: herbs, spices, oils, steam baths, massage, enemas, inducement of vomiting, purgation, supplements) and that any of these practices are to be done at user’s own risk.
- In any way that violates any applicable federal, state, local or international law or regulation (including, without limitation, any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from the US or other countries).
- For the purpose of exploiting, harming or attempting to exploit or harm minors in any way by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable information or otherwise.
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material without our prior written consent], including any “junk mail”, “chain letter” or “spam” or any other similar solicitation.
- To impersonate or attempt to impersonate the Company, a Company employee, another user or any other person or entity (including, without limitation, by using e-mail addresses or screen names associated with any of the foregoing).
- To engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Website, or which, as determined by us, may harm the Company or users of the Website or expose them to liability. Additionally, you agree not to:
- Use the Website in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the site or interfere with any other party’s use of the Website, including their ability to engage in real time activities through the Website.
- Use any robot, spider or other automatic device, process or means to access the Website for any purpose, including monitoring or copying any of the material on the Website.
- Use any manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on the Website or for any other unauthorized purpose without our prior written consent.
- Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Website.
- Introduce any viruses, trojan horses, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful.
- Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage or disrupt any parts of the Website, the server on which the Website is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the Website.
- Attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
- Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website.
Linking To The Website And Social Media Features
You may link to our homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part without our express written consent.
This Website may provide certain social media features that enable you to:
- Link from your own or certain third-party websites to certain content on this Website.
- Send e-mails or other communications with certain content, or links to certain content, on this Website.
- Cause limited portions of content on this Website to be displayed or appear to be displayed on your own or certain third-party websites.
You may use these features solely as they are provided by Company solely with respect to the content they are displayed with and otherwise in accordance with any additional terms and conditions we provide with respect to such features. Subject to the foregoing, you must not:
- Establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
- Cause the Website or portions of it to be displayed, or appear to be displayed by, for example, framing, deep linking or in-line linking, on any other site.
- Link to any part of the Website other than the homepage.
You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to cease. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
We may disable all or any social media features and any links at any time without notice in our discretion.
Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
This policy is effective from 31/08/2016.
What We Collect:
We may collect the following information:
- Email address and phone number
What We Do With The Information We Gather:
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information that we think you may find interesting using the email address, which you have provided.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information, which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Cross-border data transfers
Controlling your personal information
You may request details of personal information, which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to [email protected] you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
GROUP TRAININGS & PERSONAL RETREATS
TERMS & CONDITIONS
This agreement is between Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga, hereafter referred to as TMY and the participant who is attending the Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga training, hereafter referred to as TMY Participant.
In no event will TMY be liable for:
1. Any physical injury, medical issue of any kind, loss or damage of personal items, expenses not already included in the retreat (whether foreseen or unexpected), negligence, or misconduct of any kind from another TMY Participant.
2. Any complaint or issue related to accommodations, solo or group transport, or restaurants separate from TMY. In such cases, participant agrees to work directly with the source for resolution without involving TMY.
- The TMY training program and its’ contents (teachings, manuals, visuals, audio and video recordings, etc.) are only to be enjoyed for personal use. TMY participants must not reproduce, distribute, share, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, or republish any material without first receiving written permission from the TMY company.
- For quality control reasons and to give respect to the lineage masters and their teachings, TMY Participants agree NOT TO TEACH anything learned in this retreat to another person(s) without written permission by the TMY Company owner.
- TMY Participant acknowledges and agrees to NOT make any personal audio recording during class time.
- The names “Trika Method” and “Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga,” logos, designs and slogans are presumptive trademarks of the Company or its affiliate or licensors. You must not use such marks publicly without the prior written permission of the Company. This also includes the visual art image of Macchanda & Konkanamba, which is copyrighted by Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga.
Ethics & Conduct of TMY Participant:
TMY Participant will maintain good conduct during the training at all times with fellow students, locals and TMY staff. TMY Participant will adhere to the cultural standards of Costa Rica.
If a TMY Participant is found to be in violation of any term within the Intellectual Property or Ethics & Conducts sections of this agreement (including, but not limited to, abusive emotional or sexual conduct, illegal substance use, breaking local laws, theft, misuse of intellectual property, etc.) TMY reserves the right to dismiss a TMY Participant from further training without refund. In the unlikely event that this breach of conduct should occur, TMY Participant will need to make arrangements for his or her transportation and accommodation on their way out.
TMY encourages TMY Participants to notify the Head Coordinator Stephanie Gusman (Sukhalaya) if he or she experiences harassment of any kind by another TMY Participant, TMY staff member, or any local person.
Mental Illness and Medications:
If any TMY Participant is currently under treatment for a mental/emotional condition, which may or may not include taking medication, the staff of Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga needs to be informed before start of the program. It is required that the TMY Participant who is currently undergoing treatment for a mental/emotional condition receive a letter of permission to attend from their health practitioner.
TMY Participants who are on medication for any current conditions are advised to continue taking their medications as recommended by their health care practitioner. It is important to note that the program is not a substitute to alternative treatments required for the TMY Participant to remain in good mental and physical health. There is no intention or guarantee that 100% healing of any mental, emotional or physical illness will occur during this program.
I hereby grant and authorize Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga the right to publish and distribute a photo, audio or video of me during a Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga course and/or retreat. I acknowledge and accept that it may be used in and/or for any lawful promotional materials including, but not limited to, flyers, social media posts, brochures, advertisements, websites, course content and other print and digital communications without payment or any other consideration. This authorization shall continue indefinitely, and Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga is not obligated to remove any image or audio in the event of receiving a request to do so. If the TMY Participant does not want to be in any promotional materials, this needs to be communicated to [email protected] prior to the beginning of the training in a written email.
TMY is not a religion or cult of any kind and no TMY Participant is ever expected or directed to relinquish their mental, emotional or physical autonomy, freedom of choice, discrimination, or to make donations of any kind to TMY. TMY Participants are not required or expected to reverence Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga Instructors or the Head Teacher.
TMY Participant acknowledges and agrees to participate in this Trika Mahāsiddha Yoga retreat at his or her own risk. TMY Participant agrees to take 100% responsibility for his or her choices, feelings, perceptions, actions and situations that occur during the training. By signing this agreement, the TMY Participant agrees to abide by the terms and conditions of this agreement.