We may also share your information with other Temples and charities (our “sister Temples”), and our sister Temples may also collect your information directly and, in such cases, this policy shall also apply to how they treat your personal information. Please note that references in this policy, include references to us and to our sister Temples.
Where our processing is based on the grounds described above, those legitimate interests include, but are not limited to, are:
- collecting personal information to provide you with a smooth and efficient experience;
- making sure you receive updated information on our activities;
- providing services that you may have requested; and
- for our own marketing and research.
We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, we collect data and information (through our own or through third party technology) from your phone/computer or whatever device is utilised to browse our website, which is referred to as “Log Data”. This Log Data may include information like, but is not limited to, your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration while utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics/analytics.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to some or all of the below reasons:
- To facilitate our Service;
- To provide the Service on our behalf;
- To perform Service-related services; or
- To assist us in analysing how our Service is used.
We want to inform users that these third parties shall have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
Sharing your information
Except as expressly set out in this policy, we will not sell, distribute, or lease your personal information to third parties outside our group of Temples and sister Temples unless your personal information is required/mandated by law enforcement agencies, other governmental agencies, or third parties, if we are required by law to do so
Where you have provided us contact information, we may use your personal information to send you information by post or by email or by any electronic/digital/wireless means about us, and our events, festivals, fairs, and news. You can unsubscribe from receiving such marketing communications at any time; details of how to unsubscribe can be obtained from email@example.com.
How long will we keep your information?
While you are utilising our website, you grant us permission to collect, use, share, and store your information in perpetuity, under normal circumstances, the information that we collect about you shall be retained as long as required for the purposes set out above, for provenance/authenticity purposes, or in relation to any potential disputes, or as required to comply with any legal obligations to which we are or may be subject to. This will involve us periodically reviewing our files to check that information is accurate, up-to-date, and still required.
Even if you decide to unsubscribe from receiving any communication from us, we reserve the right to retain your contact information for reference/record purposes but, at the same time, we respect your wishes not to be contacted for marketing purposes.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place what we believe is suitable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information that we collect. However, we will not be responsible if there is any inadvertent leakage of such personal information by way of fraud and identity theft (through usage of malware, hacking, or phishing) over which we have no control and which may be considered to fall under the broader category of cybercrime.
Links to Other Sites
Certain features of our site may allow for social networking. You should ensure that while using these features you do not submit any personal data that you do not want to be sent, collected, or used by other users, such as profile details or e-mail addresses or social media handles, or similar.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your device’s hard drive or operating system or both. Once you agree, the file is added, and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs.
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.
Changes to this policy
Any changes we make to our policy in the future will be posted on this page. Please check frequently to see any updates or changes to our policy.
These Services do not address anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18. In the case we discover that a child under 18 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org so that we will be able to take necessary action.
Questions, comments, and requests regarding this policy are welcomed and should be addressed, only by email, to email@example.com.