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Effective 17th June 2019

Sharath Yoga Centre Privacy Policy is the official website of Sharath Yoga Centre. Sharath Yoga Centre’s goal is to safeguard its on-line users’ Personal information and we have adopted, and strive to follow, reasonable policies to do so. And we have summarised these below. If you have further questions regarding our privacy policy please contact us via email at

What information does Sharath Yoga Centre collect?

Sharath Yoga Centre collects the Personal information from persons who contact us and provide the information to us. “Personal information” includes your name, shipping/mailing address, telephone number, date of birth, passport copy, photograph, email address, IP address, credit or debit card account number and may include your registration preferences.

Our policy on our use of the Personal Information

Our policy is to use your Personal information to respond to and fulfil requests for products and services including:

  1. Sending information about the activities of Sharath Yoga Centre and our affiliates
  2. Contacting you about the status of your application to study, assist or orders
  3. Contacting you regarding the authorisation/certification issued to teach
  4. Completing your purchases

Our policy on when we disclose personal information to others

  1. Sharath Yoga Centre policy is not to exchange Personal information with any organisations
  2. Our policy is that our mailing list, including the Personal information we receive through the Internet, is not to be shared with any commercial organisations and not to be sold, rented or given to unrelated third parties.
  3. Sharath Yoga Centre will disclose Personal information to third parties if we believe in good faith that the we are required to do so.

Right to control and correct Personal information

  1. Individuals who are authorised/certified by Sharath Yoga Centre to teach Ashtanga Yoga are asked to provide certain personal information. This information may be displayed/shared publicly on the website , principally for students to find and contact the teachers. Please contact us at at any other time to change that information.
  2. Individuals who purchase goods or services from the shala shop or who give donations are asked to supply their Personal information at each transaction. Individuals can change the information at any time by emailing us at

How we protect your Personal information

  1. Sharath Yoga Centre uses a secure server with the goal to to assure the security of the data being transmitted to Sharath Yoga Centre. Sharath Yoga Centre’s database is protected from unauthorised access by a software protection program.
  2. Sharath Yoga Centre limits access to your Personal information to those persons that are retained to fulfil the requests for information, services or products. Your Personal information is password protected with the goal that access is available only to those selected and authorised persons.
  3. Sharath Yoga Centre provides links to affiliated entities. These sites operate independently of Sharath Yoga Centre. Sharath Yoga Centre is not responsible for the privacy, terms of use or other policies of any other website.

How long do we keep you Personal Information

  1. Sharath Yoga Centre archives and keeps the Personal Information for future use for an indefinite period of time.

How we use Cookies

  1. Sharath Yoga Centre does use cookies to store information. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored in your computer’s hard drive.
  2. Sharath Yoga Centre gives the option to the user to store cookies for google analytics. The IP Addresses are anonymised prior to storage. Demographics and interests reports for re-marketing and advertising are disabled.

Amendment of Policy

Sharath Yoga Centre reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time. No individual notice of such changes will be provided but they will appear on the website in the form of a revised and newly dated Privacy Policy. Our current policy was amended 5th Jan 2020.