Who we are
Our website address is: https://www.vidyadaan.net/. Vidyadaan is an initiative of Media & Entertainment Skills council under the guidance of Chairman Mr. Subhash Ghai who is known as “Showman of Indian Cinema”.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Vidyadaan & MESC will collect your basic information including your name, address, email address, contact information. MESC reserves the right to use the data on their various projects.
MESC & Vidyadaan will use the images of the online and offline sessions and we will upload the testimonials as well on the website.
Please note the images on the website, may be with the embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select "Remember Me", your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
How long we retain your data
For users that register (as Guru, Shishya, Gurukul) on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
We share your contact information with other gurukuls & gurus. Shishya gets the details of Gurukuls along with the contact information on our website. We offer contact information of Gurus with Gurukuls so they may invite the gurus for conducting a session.