PRIVACY POLICY

Thank you for visiting Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center Website. Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, this page contains notice describing our privacy policy. By visiting Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center website and as a condition of usage, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy policy.

Collecting Personal Information:

Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center may collect the following information from the users:

  • Voluntary information provided by the user including information provided during registration, or donation. Such information may include user’s name, address, contact details and email address.

  • Information provided by the user during communication with Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center by any means including email or call etc.

  • Information about user’s use of Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center’s web site including details of user’s visits- such as pages viewed and the resources accessed. Such information may include traffic data, location data and other communication data.

Storage and Use of Information:

Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center may use the information collected by it in one of the following ways:

  • Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center may store and use users’ name, postal address and/or email address to send the information about Vipassana related activities, facilities and newsletters if users have not opted-out of such contact.

  • Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center may use the information that user provide about others while sharing the information or pages or media content to enable Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center to send them user’s greeting and Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center’s website address.

  • Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center may use the non-personally identifiable information that it collect to improve the design and content of our website and to enable us to understand location of the user and which files users are accessing within the site, i.e., to use this information in the aggregate to analyze site usage.

​Disclosing Users’ Information:

Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center will not disclose users’ personal information to any other party other than in accordance with this Privacy Policy and in the circumstances detailed below:

  • Where Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center is legally required by the law to disclose user’s personal information.

  • To further fraud protection and to reduce the risk of fraud.

Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites:

This Privacy Policy only addresses the use and dissemination of information that Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center collects from its users. This website may contain links to other sites whose information practices may be different than Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center’s. Providing such links does not mean that Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center endorse or approve that site's policy towards users’ privacy. Users are requested to consult other sites’ privacy policies as Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties and Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center shall not be responsible for the use or dissemination of user’s personal information by that third party. Users are requested to go through the privacy policy of the third party website before submitting their information.

Cookies:

A "cookie" is a text file containing a small amount of information which our server downloads to user's personal computer when user visit our website. The file contains a unique number so that our server knows which PC it is talking to. We use a session cookie to know whether user have logged in as an old student or not. Some cookies are allocated to user's PC only for the duration of user's visit to a website, and these are called session based cookies. These are automatically deleted when user close down his/her browser. 

Users can adjust the settings on their computer to decline any cookies if they wish. This can be done by activating the reject cookies setting on user’s computer.
Third party links in this website may also use cookies, over which Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center has no control. 

​Consent:

When a user provides Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center his/her personal information to complete a transaction, use authorized payment services provider(s), place an order, or make a donation, Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center implies user’s consent to our collecting the information and using it for the purpose stated in accordance with this privacy policy.

​Withdrawing the Consent: 

If after opt-in, user changes his/her mind, a user may withdraw his/her consent by clicking the unsubscribe link within any informative emails sent to user’s registered email address.

This privacy policy forms part of the Terms of Use of Dhamma Niranjana Vipassana Center and it reserves the right to modify this privacy policy at any time without any prior notice.