Security & Privacy

Dharma Communications carefully uses and securely stores all information that you enter on this web site. By visiting The Monastery Store, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.


What Information Does the Monastery Store Use?

The information we collect from customers helps us personalize and continually improve your shopping experience at The Monastery Store. The information you enter on our Web site 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 Web sites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses The Monastery Store.

What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small files that are transfered 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 The Monastery Store Share the Information It Receives?

Dharma Communications will occasionally exchange customer mailing lists with like-minded companies. The exchanged mailing lists only include name and address. We do not share your transaction data, your email address, or your phone number.

To opt out of this mailing list exchange email us at, or call Dharma Communications directly at (845) 688-7993.

Web Security

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