General Conditions of Use

Users of the websites,, and (hereafter "VIPASSANA internet sites") acknowledge understanding and acceptance of the general operating conditions of the user agreement as written below:

The Site’s Publisher

VIPASSANA is a non-profit organization, under the terms of the French law of July 1st 1901, registered at the Prefecture of Yonne under the number 0891008260 and listed in the « Journal Officiel » (the Official Journal) on May 24th 1989.

VIPASSANA is an organization whose management is non-remunerated, recognized as charitable by the Directorate-General for Taxation of Yonne on November 22nd 2005.

Head Office : Le Bois Planté, 89350 Louesme (commune of Champignelles)

SIRET 352 614 242 00019

Web Host

Digital Ocean
101 Avenue of the Americas, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10013, Etats-Unis

The server is located in the Netherlands.

Privacy Policy

Please click here to read our Privacy Policy concerning data given at the time of registration for courses.

Exercise of right of access

As noted above, and according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), effective since May 25th 2018, you have the right to access, modify, rectify or delete all your personal data on file. To exercise this right of access, please send an email to the webmaster. For more information, you may also check the dedicated website.


A "cookie" is a file containing a small amount of information that our server downloads to your computer when you connect to our internet site. The file contains a unique ID number that allows our server to identify the computer. We create a cookie when you use our online registration form for a course. We also use a cookie to know whether you have connected to our site as an old student or not. Some cookies are assigned to your computer only for the duration of time that you are connected to an internet site. These are called session cookies. They are automatically erased when you shut down the session.

Reproduction rights & copyrights

Any reproduction, even partial, of the graphic elements or of the contents of the VIPASSANA internet sites is strictly forbidden without prior approval from the publisher, according to the laws of March 11th 1957 and of July 3rd 1995 that protect copyrights. All requests for reproduction and/or exploitation through other media can be made by email to the webmaster.

HyperText links

Setting up a hypertext link to any of the VIPASSANA internet sites requires prior written approval from VIPASSANA, which reserves the right to disable any unauthorized links. In any event, any site with a hypertext link to these sites is not under the control of VIPASSANA. VIPASSANA can under no circumstances be held responsible for sites having a link to its sites and disclaims any responsibility for their content and use.