Updated July 2, 2023

Kansas Satsang Society, Inc., a Chartered Affiliate of ECKANKAR, has a firm commitment to your privacy. You can browse this website without telling us who you are or sharing any personal information. The following questions and answers explain when and how we collect and use any personal information.

What personal information do we collect?

We may collect personally identifying information, like your name, mailing address, email address, telephone number, and credit-card information, if you choose to provide that information by:

We also receive your contact information from our parent church in Chanhassen, Minnesota, if you have requested information about local events from the parent church or if you are a member of Eckankar.

Does Kansas Satsang Society, Inc. sell or rent my personal information?


Will I receive unsolicited email from Kansas Satsang Society?

No. You may unsubscribe from email from us or Eckankar at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link provided in the email.

How is my personal information protected?

Safeguarding the information you give us is a priority. We take appropriate security measures to protect against loss, misuse, unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of your information.

How long is my personal information retained?

Kansas Satsang Society keeps your information as long as needed for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy, to resolve questions, and as necessary to comply with legal obligations.

Does Kansas Satsang Society share my personal information with others?

Kansas Satsang Society does not share your personal information with others except in the following cases:

How can I tell when my online transactions are secure?

Your browser will show you when you are making a secure transaction in two main ways. When you access a form, a secure connection is indicated when “https” is in the address bar of your browser. Somewhere in your browser window, you may also see a locked-padlock icon. These indicators tell you that all information entered on that page will be encrypted when you submit the form (e.g., by clicking “Submit,” “Send,” or “Place Order”).

How is my credit-card information protected?

We receive no credit-card data for transactions made on our website. All payments are done through PayPal. For more information, see PayPal’s Privacy Policy.

Is there any automated data processing on Kansas Satsang Society’s website?

Cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when you visit a website.

Kansas Satsang Society’s cookies identify your browser, which sends the cookie to our web server.

Cookies help us understand how you are using our website. This is purely statistical information and does not track your personal information or your web usage once you leave the Kansas Satsang Society site. This information helps us provide a better experience for all users of our website.

A cookie is not harmful to your computer in any way. It cannot be used to spread viruses, nor can it read your hard drive to obtain personal information about you. It is a text file that you can delete at any time. When you revisit our website, we do not access the cookie from the previous session.

You can navigate the site even if you disable cookies in your browser (most browsers allow cookies by default).

Access logs

Like all web servers, our web server automatically creates access logs for every visit to our site. Access logs include the time of your visit, the type of browser you are using, the IP address for the computer you are visiting from, and the Web page you came from. We analyze these logs to help us improve the user experience. We also use Google Analytics for the same purpose.

The IP address is not associated with any personally identifying information unless (1) you have filled out any forms on the website and (2) it is necessary to research possible harmful or illegal conduct in connection with the use of our websites, or to comply with the law.

Does Kansas Satsang Society collect information from children?

No, we do not knowingly collect information from visitors aged 17 and under. If you believe your child has provided Kansas Satsang Society with their personal information without your permission, please contact us so the information can be removed.

What are the bases for collecting and using my personal information?

What are my rights regarding personal information I give to Kansas Satsang Society?

Kansas Satsang Society provides you with reasonable access to the personal information you gave us as well as the ability to review, correct, and delete such personal information to the extent required by law.

Who do I contact with privacy questions or requests?

You may send any inquiries using our contact form.