After logging in the website of Longquan Great Compassion Monastery (hereinafter “LQGC” or “the Site”), the user is supposed to read and understand the disclaimer as follows. By using the services on theSite, a user is agreeing to comply with and be bound by the terms relating to such use.

1.Subject to the laws and regulations of the Netherlands, LQGC is a charitable and non-profit website operated for the general public. All users’ activities related to the Site, including but not limited to, browsing, reading, using, reprinting, and disseminating, must be conducted lawfully and in good faith. Users shall not intentionally or negligently infringe uponany legitimate right or interest of the Site, and shall not use the Site in any way, directly or indirectly, in violation of the laws of the Netherlands, international conventions orsocial morality.

2.The copyrights of any content displayed or reprinted on the Site belong to the original owners of such copyrights. Any media, websites, or individuals who download and/or make use of any content of theSite must respect the copyright thereof, by preserving the sourceof such content as noted and marked by the Site and assuming all responsibility related to copyright and any other responsibility prescribed by law. In the event that such source as noted and marked by the Site is changed into the Site without written consent of the Site, the Site reserves the right to pursue legal action. Proper citation of any material from the Site is required, whether such material is copyrighted or otherwise.The Site reserves the right to pursue legal action to protect its copyrights against any infringement.

3.Information contained in the Site is provided in order to promote communication and exchange of cultures and do not imply the site’s endorsement of any ideas thereof or verification of truthfulness of the content. Instead, the content is provided on an “as is, with all faults” basis and may be used or relied upon solely at user’s own risk. The articles of the Site only represent the opinions of the original authors. They do not represent and have no relationship with the Site’s opinions and are the sole responsibility of the original authors. If the content of theSite infringes the legal rights and interests of others, the right holder may promptly notify LQGC, who, upon receipt of such notice, will conduct an investigation in accordance with law. If the infringement complained of takes place,the content subject to complaint will be promptly removed or revised.

4.LQGC is not responsible for any network disconnection or other problems caused by force majeure events or reasons beyond the control of LQGC, nevertheless, LQGC will endeavor to reduce the losses and effects on the users thus caused.

5.With regard to any problems not covered by this Disclaimer, relevant laws and regulations shall apply. In the event of any conflict between the laws, regulations and the site’s guidelines, the laws and regulations shall prevail.