The Yoga Sutras illustrate how to live a purposeful and meaningful yogic life, and contain an eight-limbed path to follow towards enlightenment. This eight-limbed approach of elevated thinking can also serve as a prescription for moral and ethical conduct for this website.

Regarding the use of this website, we ask that you reference the first limb in the Yoga Sutra, Yama. Yama provides a moral compass for how we interact with others and the world around us. Within this first limb of yoga, there three concepts that we ask users of this site adhere to:

  • Ahimsa: Nonviolence
    • You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
  • Satya: Truthfulness
    • Please use this website as intended: to embody yoga through grounded living and elevated thinking. 
  • Asteya: Non Stealing
    • Unless otherwise stated, Spirit Bear Life owns the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. All these intellectual property rights are reserved. You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without Spirit Bear Life’s expressed written consent.

In return, Spirit Bear Life will practice truthfulness and non-stealing when it comes to information you share with us, including your email address. We will not sell collected information to third parties and will safeguard and respect your privacy to the best of our ability.