Terms of Use and Disclaimer

The following describes the Terms of Use & Disclaimer regarding thelotusinthepond.com and matters relating to all its content. It is by default that by visiting thelotusinthepond.com and especially here reading this page means you have agreed to the Terms and Conditions as set down below.


1. Disclaimer

General use only

The information contained in this website is for general information and reading purposes only. The author would like to advise the reader to always exercise discretion at all times when reading any material on any website, or even sitting at the feet of any teacher. It is prudent to observe this good advice from India: All gods (and gurus) have clay feet.

Prudence and discretion

Information provided in thelotusinthepond.com (“Site”) is drawn from the personal experience of the author of tools and resources that worked for her in the hope that readers may find them useful. While the author endeavours to keep the information up-to-date and correct, she makes no representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability with respect to the website, or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose other than general information. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at the reader’s own discretion.

Disclaimer clause

In no event will the author be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Not within our control

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of the Site. We have no control over the nature, content, and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. The author suggests them because she has personally found these other sites to be useful and ethical.

We will do our best

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, the Site takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

2. Copyright Notice

Respect the author

This website and all its content is the copyright and intellectual property of the Site (copyright 2018), and in particular, its editorial team. All rights are reserved. By content, this refers to all design, text, sound recordings, videos, images, photos, logos, or links found on her other online platforms.

Let us help you

You are free to share on social media platforms via the Share buttons at the bottom of posts, pages, and projects. However, any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited. This is to prevent the reader from taking content out of its proper context in this blog and placing it into a different context that can cause dissonance in your reader. You don’t want to do that. Write in to us so that we can make a judgement call or point you to even better and more suitable material you can use.


So, unless you have sought from the editorial team and you have been granted  expressed and written permission, you may not copy, download, distribute, or commercially exploit any of the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it on any other website or, in other forms of electronic retrieval system. All you have to do is ask with an email. We, at the Site, advocate for clarity in all our thoughts, speech, and action. May we be wise always.