1. The information we gather
2. How we use the information we gather
3. How we share information we gather
4. Tracking Technologies
7. Social Media Features
8. Data Subject Rights and Correction of Personal Information
1. Information we gathered
When visitors use the Services, we passively collect and aggregate information indicating, among other things, which pages were visited, the order in which they were visited, and which links were “clicked.” Collecting such information involves the collection and logging of Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, the files viewed on our Site, date/time stamp, clickstream data, operating system, and browser software used by each user of the Services. The information we collect helps us identify the most popular areas of the Site and determine the effectiveness of our promotional activities.
In certain areas of the Site, such as those in which you submit an enquiry, we request that you provide us with certain personal information, such as your e-mail address and full name etc. We may in future request that you provide us with additional information such as your address, mobile number etc. We will, in such situations, seek to identify which informational items are required and which are optional.
We do not proactively collect personal information considered as sensitive personal information such as health-related information. However, our Site include text boxes which are designed for you to provide your choice of information about your enquiry. You should be aware that information you freely submit in these boxes may reveal to us certain information that may be considered as sensitive personal information under applicable law. If you post testimonials on our Site, such information can be viewed by our customers. In this case, the user’s contact information will not be displayed to customers performing searches on the Site.
Device Information: When you visit our Site or open communications (such as emails), some information is automatically collected from devices (e.g., mobile, computer, laptop, tablet) used to visit or use our Site including, but not limited to, operating system, access times, browser information (e.g., type, language, and history), settings, and other data about your device that we use to provide the services or as otherwise described in this Policy (” device information”).
Location Information: If you use our Site, we may receive your generic location (such as city or neighborhood) or, with your consent, precise geographic location data from your mobile device when the app is running and when it is not running. We may, for example, receive this information when you select yoga retreat search locations. We may use and store this information to provide and improve features of our Site, for example, to tailor our Site on a needs-based manner to better facilitate your requests and to provide you more relevant content about classes and yoga retreats.
The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing is not available to children under 16 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16 years of age. Please note that we cannot control the acts of users of the Services. All visitors should be aware that, when they disclose personal information the information is not used by others to send that person unsolicited email from other parties outside The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing. In the event that you encounter any representative from The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing, who is improperly collecting or using information about you or other users, please contact [email protected].
To provide services to our customers, The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing may collect indexed content, including information about you, from a variety of publically available websites. Indexed content may include personal information such as posts on blogs. In general, such indexed content is available through standard search engines or by visiting the public website themselves. We combine this data with information we already have about you. This helps us to update, expand and analyze our records, identify new customers, and provide products and services that may be of interest to you. The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing may append this information to your profile or use this content to create a profile, whether or not an individual has an account with us. If you would like to remove the information we collect, contact us at [email protected] . The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing has no ownership rights to the indexed content sourced from third party sites and cannot guarantee that we will not collect information from a publically available source at a later point in time.
Examples of the types of personal information that may be obtained from public sources or purchased from third parties and combined with information we already have about you, may include available information from Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram etc.
2. How we use the information we gather
We use information collected passively, as identified above, in aggregate form to build more useful Services by performing statistical analyses of the collective characteristics and behaviour of our visitors and users, and by measuring demographics and interests regarding specific areas of the Services. We may provide statistical information based on this data to advertisers, users, and other current and potential business partners.
We may use the personal information a user submits for the following purposes:
i. To understand a user’s needs and create content that is relevant to the user;
ii. To generate statistical studies;
iii. To conduct market research and planning by sending user surveys;
iv. To notify users of The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing services, information, or products when a user requests that The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing send such information;
v. To improve services, information, and products;
vi. To help a user complete a transaction, or provide services or customer support to users and to recipients of The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing;
vii. To communicate with the user and with recipients of The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing products and services;
viii. To email users about services, information, products and offers
ix. To personalize the Site for the user;
x. To notify the user of any changes with the Site which may affect the user;
xii. To allow the user to purchase products, access services, or otherwise engage in activities the user selects;
xiii. To allow us to contact you by email. In some cases, this includes text messaging of alerts and carrier charges may apply.
User names, identifications (“IDs”), and email addresses (as well as any additional information that a user may choose to post) may be publicly available on the Site when a user voluntarily discloses personal information, such as when a user uses features to send a message, or as part of a message posted to a public forum or a publicly released software application. Users may not be able to change or remove public postings once posted. Any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your personal information from these pages, contact us at [email protected] . In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
With respect to surveys, in the event that responses are publicly disclosed, users will be notified at the time they take the survey. Circumstances under which The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing would publicly disclose information collected from surveys include, but are not limited to, sharing survey results with the Site’ users. Where surveys allow users to submit written comments, and where The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing advises users of the possibility of such disclosure at the time they take the survey, The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing reserves the right to disclose any information provided by users, provided that no personal information identifying a specific user is disclosed. Participation in surveys is at a user’s option; The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing does not conduct mandatory surveys.
Electronic Communications: Consistent with the above Purposes, we may communicate with you via electronic messages, including email, text message, or mobile push notification to, for example: send you information relating to our products and services, offered by The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing. With your consent , where required , we may contact you at the mobile phone number that you provide to us by way of direct dial calls and text messages in connection with the above Purposes.
3. How we share information we gather
Subject to the foregoing, The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing uses your personal information in several ways. The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing may share your personal information with service providers to help social network marketing, offering customer service, or operating a community forum. These service providers are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
We may share your information with third-party business partners, for instance, for the purpose of enhancing our products and services or so that they can market their products or services to you. If you do not want us to share your personal information with these companies, contact us at [email protected].
If you “opt in” to receive promotional materials from third parties, information you have made available to us may be made available to third parties who provide goods or services that we believe may be of interest to you. You may “opt out” of receiving such materials at any time in a variety of ways: by using the “opt-out” link included in each email, by changing your subscriptions preferences on the “user settings” page in your The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing account or by contacting us at [email protected] . If you have provided more than one email address to our service, you may continue to be contacted, unless you request to unsubscribe each email address you have provided.
If you opted in to receive information directly from third parties, then you must contact those third parties directly to opt-out. In order to effectively tailor our services, these sites may sell your personal information to third party consultants and business partners, including, but not limited to other lead generation companies (collectively “Third Party Contractors”) to collect, compile, organize, and market to you related services.
When you submit any personal information on this Site, we will obtain your consent authorizing the Site to sell to Third Party Contractors any and all personal information that is necessary to enable additional service offerings.
If The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on the Site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information. The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing reserves the right to assign, sell, license, or otherwise transfer to a third party your personal information in connection with an assignment, sale, joint venture, or other transfer or disposition of any portion or all of The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing or its affiliated entities’ assets or stock.
4. Tracking Technologies
Technologies such as cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing and our partners, analytics, and service providers. These technologies are used generally for analysing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.
We use pixels, or transparent GIF files, to help manage online advertising. These pixels are provided by our ad management partner. These files enable our ad management partner to recognize a unique cookie on your Web browser, which in turn enables us to learn which advertisements bring users to our Site. The information that we collect and share does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address. For more information about our ad management partner, including information about how to opt out of these technologies, go to http://www.google.com/privacy/ads/.
We use web beacons from time to time. A web beacon is a string of code that provides a method for delivering a graphic image on a web page or in an email message for the purpose of transferring data or determining how many times a specific web page has been viewed. Web beacons enable The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing to recognize a browser’s cookie when a browser visits a Site, and to learn which banner ads bring users to each Site. For example, when a user visits a web page, the code for the page may include instructions to go to another server to gather a single pixel graphic image. Web beacons are not placed on a user’s computer. Such web beacons may be provided by The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing third party advertising companies to help manage and optimize any online advertising.
The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing web servers may automatically log aggregate information, such as a user’s IP address, domain name, browser type, date and time of access, and other log file data.
Links to third party web Site
Links to third party web Site or widgets to enable sharing of information through social networks on the Site are provided solely as a convenience to the user. When a user uses these links, the user leaves the Site. The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing has not reviewed all of these third party Site, does not control, and is not responsible for, any of the third party Site, their content or privacy practices. The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing does not endorse or make any representations about the third party Site, or any information, services, or products found on the Site. If a user decides to access any of the linked Site, The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing encourages the user to read their privacy statements. The user accesses such Site at user’s own risk.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number) on our order forms, we encrypt the transmission of that information.
We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information. Please help keep your account safe by using a strong password. Accordingly, we advise that you do not communicate any confidential information through our Services.
If you have any questions about security on our Site, you can contact us at [email protected]
Occasionally, The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing may conduct surveys in order to better deliver advertisements and content and to better understand your needs relating to the Services. We will not share your survey information with any third party, except in aggregate form.
From time-to-time we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys on our site. If you participate, we will request certain personal information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as postal code). We may use this information to notify contest winners and award prizes, to monitor the Site use, to personalize the Site, to send participants an email, and to measure participants’ demographics, interests and opinions. We may use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys or contests; that company will be prohibited from using our users’ personal information for any other purpose. We will not share the personal information you provide through a contest or survey with other third parties unless we give you prior notice and choice.
7. Social Media Features
8. Data Subject Rights and Correction of Personal information
You can request from The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing at any time information about which personal data The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing processes about you and the correction or deletion of such personal data. If your information changes, or if you no longer desire our services, you may correct, update, amend, delete/remove or deactivate it by making the change on your account page or by emailing [email protected] or by contacting us by telephone or postal mail at the contact information listed below.
Depending on which laws apply to your personal information, we may only be able to do some of these actions for you. If you request an action and we refuse to do it, we will explain your legal rights, the reason for our refusal and any recourse you may have. Please note that if you request that The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing delete your personal data, you will no longer be able to use any The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing service that requires the use of your personal data. If you have provided more than one email address to our service, you may continue to be contacted, unless you request to unsubscribe each email address you have provided.
If The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing uses your personal data based on your consent or to perform a contract with you, you may further request from The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing a copy of the personal data that you have provided to The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing. In this case, please contact [email protected] and specify the information or processing activities to which your request relates, the format in which you would like this information, and whether the personal data is to be sent to you or another recipient.
You can request that we restrict your personal data from any further processing in any of the following events:
(i) you state that the personal data The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing has about you is incorrect, (but only for as long as The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing is required to check the accuracy of the relevant personal data),
(ii) there is no legal basis for The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing to process your personal data and you demand that The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing restricts your personal data from further processing,
(iii) The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing no longer requires your personal data but you claim that you require The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing to retain such data in order to claim or exercise legal rights or to defend against third party claims or
(iv) If you object to the processing of your personal data by The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing (based on The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing’s legitimate interest as further set out in Section A above), which may be required when determining if The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing has a prevailing interest or legal obligation in processing your personal data.
We will respond to your request without undue delay within 30 days. The Noble Art of Yoga and Wellbeing reserves the right to take reasonable steps to verify customer identity prior to granting access or processing changes or corrections. Please direct any such request to [email protected]
Data Retention: We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you Services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you Services, contact us at [email protected] . We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Blogs: The Site may offer publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your personal information from our blog or community forum, contact us at [email protected] . In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
Testimonials: We post testimonials on the Site which may contain personal information. We do obtain consent by email or a release agreement prior to posting the testimonial to post their name along with their testimonial. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us at [email protected] .
Email Preferences: You may sign up to receive emails or other communications from us. If you would like to discontinue receiving this information, you may update your email preferences by using the “Unsubscribe” link found in emails we send to you, by making a change on your account page, or by contacting us at [email protected].