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Important Information

Privacy Notice

The website carefully uses and securely stores all information that you enter on this website. By visiting our online bookstore and events registration area, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

What information does use?

The information we collect from customers helps us personalize and continually improve your shopping experience in our online bookstore and event registration area. The information you enter on our website or send via email allows us to respond to your requests and communicate with you. Some information is collected whenever you interact with us. For example, like many websites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses the Bookstore or Events area at Our primary intention in utilizing this technique is to help manage your web session to enhance your experience.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that are transferred to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide personalized features such as a shopping basket and shipping information. While you can prevent your browser from accepting cookies, cookies enable you to take full advantage of some of our features. Name, address, and other personal details are not stored within cookies; they are only for use in navigating our site features.

Does share the information it receives? does not share information it receives with any outside parties.

Web Security uses industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. This enables us to encrypt the personal and financial information you provide us when you order online. All information provided by you is secured and maintained confidentially.

Conditions of Use provides its services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit or purchase events or publications at the website you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully.

Electronic Communications

When you visit the website or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will not lend or sell your email address to any other organization.


All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Open Gate Sangha, the nonprofit support organization for, or its suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.

Your Account

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password.

Applicable Law

By visiting the website, you agree that the laws of the state of California, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and the website and Open Gate Sangha, the support organization for

Participant Notice

Participants understand that all events with Adyashanti will be recorded for use by Open Gate Sangha, Inc. Some events will be video taped. Anyone participating in Open Gate Sangha activities may end up being photographed by Open Gate Sangha . If any participant wishes not to be photographed or not to be featured in a photo displayed on this website, please notify Open Gate Sangha in writing.