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User Agreement

Being allowed access to http://www.HindustaniClassical.com/ ("the site") for HindustaniClassical.com, you enter into the HindustaniClassical.com user agreement on the terms and conditions set out below. This Agreement is for an indefinite term. Either party can terminate for any reason at any time.

By using the Services of HindustaniClassical.com, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to be bound by all terms and conditions of this Agreement and any pertinent rules or policies that are or may be published/ mailed by us.


All the contents of this Site are only for general information or use. They do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making (or refraining from making) any decision. HindustaniClassical.com hereby excludes any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance, fitness for a particular purpose of the Site or any of its contents, including (but not limited) to any financial tools contained within the Site. HindustaniClassical.com will not be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business projects, or loss of profits) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or inability to use the Site, or any of its contents, or from any action taken (or refrained from being taken) as a result of using the Site or any such contents. HindustaniClassical.com makes no warranty that the contents of the Site are free from infection by viruses or anything else which has contaminating or destructive properties.
Certain links on the Site lead to resources located on servers maintained by third parties over whom HindustaniClassical.com has no control. HindustaniClassical.com accepts no responsibility or liability for any of the material contained on those servers.

Changes to this agreement

We reserve the right to add to or change the terms of this Agreement. Any changes will be posted to http://www.HindustaniClassical.com/ the address where and it is your responsibility as a user to refer to the terms on accessing this service. Changes could be made by us after the first posting to the Site and you will be deemed to have accepted any change if you continue to access The Site after that time.


This Site reserves the right to modify, suspend/cancel, or discontinue any or all channels, or service at any time without notice , make modifications and alterations in any or all of the content , products and services contained on the site without prior notice.


This Site reserves the right to charge subscription or membership fees in respect of any part , aspect of this Site upon reasonable prior notice.

Material Submitted by Users

Certain elements of The Site will contain material submitted by users. HindustaniClassical.com  accepts no responsibility for the content, accuracy, conformity to applicable laws of such material


Unless otherwise stated, copyright and all intellectual property rights in all material presented on the site (including but not limited to text, audio, video or graphical images), trademarks and logos appearing on this site are the property of HindustaniClassical.com, its parent, affiliates and associates and are protected under applicable Indian laws. Any infringement shall be vigorously defended and pursued to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Limited Permission to Copy

You are permitted to print or download extracts from these pages for your personal use only. Any copies of these pages saved to disk or to any other storage medium may only be used for subsequent viewing purposes or to print extracts for personal use. You may not (whether directly or through the use of any software program) create a database in electronic or structured manual form by regularly or systematically downloading and storing all or any part of the pages from this site. No part of The Site may be reproduced or transmitted to or stored in any other web site, nor may any of its pages or part thereof be disseminated in any electronic or non electronic form, nor included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without HindustaniClassical.com's prior written permission.

Individual Registration and Access

Each registration is for a single user only. To access the Site you will be asked to enter your individual User Name and Password. Therefore we do not permit any of the following:-

1.Any other person sharing your User Name and Password.
2.Any part of the Site being cached in proxy servers and accessed by individuals who have not registered with HindustaniClassical.com as users of the Site.
3.Access through a single User Name and Password being made available to multiple users on a network. If we reasonably believe that a User Name and Password are being used in any of these ways, we reserve the right to cancel access rights immediately without notice, and block access to all users from that IP address.

Privacy Policy

At HindustaniClassical.com, we are committed to protect your privacy. We use the information we collect about you to process orders and to provide a more personalized service.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Users of this web site, should read the contents hereof forming the Privacy Statement through which we are attempting to define the privacy parameters and use of certain personal information collected from its users online, while such users are accessing and making use of, the various Services available to them on HindustaniClassical.com, such information being your name, home or business address, gender, year of birth, occupation, telephone or fax phone numbers and e-mail address which you agree, in consideration for access to and use of the Services provided on the HindustaniClassical, to provide as current, complete, and accurate registration information (the "Registration Data") as prompted to do by the Site.

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to make Modifications to this Privacy Statement, at any time, and will make sincere efforts to inform you of such Modifications. Please help us by checking this Privacy Statement periodically for such Modifications. Your continued access to HindustaniClassical.com following the posting of Modifications will mean you accept those Modifications.

By your accessing HindustaniClassical.com you agree to respect the privacy of other users on the Website and maintain the same information given to or accessed by you or in any other manner available to you, as private and confidential unless otherwise agreed.


Registration Data

The Registration Data and such other Personal Information as defined hereinbelow that you may provide us, at your discretion, helps us to create the HindustaniClassical experience, one which is reasonably suited to your requirements. Furthermore, once you have registered with the HindustaniClassical.com you will be provided an  ID to enable you to avail of such Services that you may choose. Personal Information for the purpose of this Privacy Statement shall mean such information as shall be provided by you at your discretion, when required or asked for by the HindustaniClassical.com other than the Registration Data. In general, addresses (the Internet address of a computer) are logged to track a user's session while the user remains anonymous. We analyse this data for certain trends and statistics, such as which parts of HindustaniClassical users are visiting and how long they spend there. In general, we do not link your IP addresses to anything personally identifiable to you.


One of the other ways that HindustaniClassical may collect personal information is through the use of cookies which we use for several things such as for estimating the number of users that a particular area within the HindustaniClassical.com attracts, to access your Registration Data once we get to know of your identity and your area of visit or in the case of any shopping sites, to assist the vendors on the website to better understand their audience, their shopping patterns and the kind of pages visited by the users to such vendors' webstore. Some of the other usage's of cookies are to track your status in any event such as a contest hosted by the HindustaniClassical or by any of their partners or sponsors.

You may exercise your discretion as regards cookies at any time by modifying your browser preferences. By so doing you have the choice of accepting or rejecting cookies (rejection of all cookies will disable you to use those HindustaniClassical's Services where registration is required for participation), or of being notified when one is set.

Third party sponsors, alliance partners of HindustaniClassical or advertisers may have cookies developed and controlled by them on the HindustaniClassical. We do not have access to these cookies or any information that they may contain.

Our Alliance/ Business Partners and Sponsors

You do understand and appreciate that in order to provide the Services, many of which are free the support of our sponsors and advertisers is indeed critical and invaluable to the HindustaniClassical We try and put our efforts in providing only such advertisements and content as may be of potential use and particular interest to you. We may conduct this targeting of specific audiences through banner advertisements and/or e-mail, based on the profiles and parameters in respect of the target audience as may be desired by the advertiser. We make our best efforts to disallow the advertisers direct access to your individual account information. HindustaniClassical may undertake research on your personal profile, areas of interests, and behaviour based on the Registration Data and Personal Information provided by you, and analyse the research on an aggregated basis, which the HindustaniClassical may share with their advertisers and/ or alliance/business partners.

By accessing the HindustaniClassical or any of them, you agree and grant the HindustaniClassical the right to disclose the aggregate Registration Data and Personal Information to third parties in connection with marketing the HindustaniClassical and Services and that the HindustaniClassical may themselves choose to use your individual Registration Data and Personal Information to provide targeting of advertisements and other offers of the Services through banner advertisements, e-mails or otherwise.


Disclosure by HindustaniClassical.com

The HindustaniClassical will not, in the normal course, disclose your Registration Data or Personal Information, save and except
(i) with your permission, as exercised by your discretion; or
(ii) when required under law to do so; or
(iii) when such disclosure is in our opinion, necessary to maintain the operations and servicing of the HindustaniClassical and systems or improve our Services.
(iv) when such disclosure is in our opinion necessary, to protect and defend the rights and property of the HindustaniClassical; or
(v) when such disclosure is in our opinion necessary, to act in an emergency to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.
(vi) when such disclosure is in our opinion necessary, to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating the General Terms of Use of the HindustaniClassical.


Please be advised that this Privacy Statement does not cover the information practices of those web sites linked to HindustaniClassical.

HindustaniClassical are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of web sites to which its sites are linked in any manner or means. Such links to third party web sites on HindustaniClassical are provided solely as a convenience to you And these may collect personally identifiable information about you HindustaniClassical has not reviewed all of such third party sites and does not endorse or make any representations or commitments about or on them, or on any information, software or other products or materials or advertisements found there, or any results/benefits that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to HindustaniClassical, you do so entirely on your own responsibility. Further, HindustaniClassical do not control the availability of such third party web sites. Any concerns regarding any such service or resource or third party web site, or any link thereto, should be directed to the particular service or resource.

If you do not want to receive any emails or direct mails regarding the Services, you are required to do so at the time of providing us with your personal information or at the time of registration.


Please remember that protection of your privacy begins with you and you have the sole responsibility therefor. At the bare minimum, in order to avoid others from accessing your personal information and correspondence, you should adhere to the following:

a) do not reveal your password to anyone;
b) sign out of your HindustaniClassical account when you are done;
c) close your browser window when you are done.

Please read the General Terms of Use pertaining to your undertakings with regard to use of the Services on or through the HindustaniClassical.

Further, please keep in mind that information that has been voluntarily disclosed on a forum that is accessible to public can be accessed and utilised by others and on account of such access you may receive unsolicited messages from such parties who access such information. Also, please be advised that you should not reveal your password if you should receive any unsolicited email or phone call requiring you to so reveal your password as it is not the practice of HindustaniClassical to require users to reveal their passwords in such an unsolicited manner.

Whenever HindustaniClassical handle personal information as described above HindustaniClassical use their best efforts, to ensure that such personal information is handled in accordance with the relevant General Terms of Use and this Privacy Statement. You can go to Terms to cross reference the General Terms of Use that apply to the HindustaniClassical.

You understand and acknowledge that transmission of data over the Internet cannot always be completely secure. HindustaniClassical use their best efforts to protect your personal information but cannot and do not warrant the security of any information, and you must do so at your own risk. The HindustaniClassical assume no liability for disclosure of data due to, errors in transmission or unauthorised third parties.

We remind you that this Privacy Statement is subject to Modifications at any time and we will make sincere efforts to inform you of such Modifications. Please help us by checking this Privacy Statement periodically for such Modifications. Your continued access to the HindustaniClassical following the posting of Modifications will mean you accept those Modifications.

This Privacy Statement should be read along with the General Terms of Use of the HindustaniClassical including without limitation, for the applicability of the jurisdiction and governing law. You can go to Terms to cross reference the General Terms of Use that apply to the HindustaniClassical.

Policy & Terms of Use Modifications

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to revise, change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms of use ("Modifications") at any time and without notice. Please check these TOU periodically for any such modifications. Your continued use of any of the website HindustaniClassical.com  following the posting of Modifications to these TOU will mean you accept those Modifications and you hereby agree to be bound by such Modifications.

Please familiarize yourself with these TOU applicable to the HindustaniClassical.com Website. You can direct any questions concerning these TOU to:

99 D, HSIDC, Sector - 31, Faridabad
Haryana, India

Order of names and titles in Maestros database.

All the names of Maestros/ Artists in the Maestro section is in alphabetical order only. Although it seemed to be prudent to prefix the titles of Ustad & Pandit before the name of those maestros known by it, yet on account of the large scale of the information which the site maintains and also technically, all the names of the maestros are mentioned in the Website HindustaniClassical.com on a purely alphabetical basis. Any dispute in this regard shall not be entertained. In case any Maestro wishes so, HindustaniClassical.com will be ready to remove the  listing of the maestro on his/her written instructions. HindustaniClassical thus, expressly limits its liability to removing the name of the Maestro from the listing.

Disputes/ Controversies regarding Historical facts and information.

All the information regarding any fact on Classical Music has been compiled/ gathered from different media like Print, Electronic and various texts on the subject. Since Classical Music is a subject wherein there shall always be views and other views , HindustaniClassical detaches itself from any such controversy arising out of that information appearing on the Website. HindustaniClassical limits its liability to removing the said content from the site or presenting one/more views on the subject. Any further liability on this account shall not be entertained and will not be admitted.

Copyrights of other writers/ personnel.

Unless otherwise stated, copyright or similar rights in all material presented on the site, including graphical images, is owned by HindustaniClassical.com. But since much of the information regarding any fact on Classical Music has been compiled/ gathered from different media like Print, Electronic and various texts on the subject and also submitted to it by its users , there is a possibility that the information appearing on some of its pages might be somebody else's copyright. Since it is not possible to ascertain and determine the status of copyright of every/ all information appearing herein, HindustaniClassical clearly and expressly disclaims any copyright claims on the portal HindustaniClassical.com. HindustaniClassical.com limits its liability to a maximum of removing that information from the site on the written instructions of the copyright holder on the production of the documentary proof that the person owns the copyright for it.Any further liability on this account shall not be entertained and will not be admitted.

Copyrights of information posted by user.

All content posted by you becomes the property of HindustaniClassical.com and you agree to grant/assign the royalty free , perpetual right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
Certain services are only a venue for persons to interact and exchange views with each other. Any transactions relating to sale/purchase of goods or services offered are to be settled between the parties and all warranties express or implied of any kind, regarding any matter pertaining thereto, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement are disclaimed by this site. This site is not involved in any way in the actual transactions between the buyers and sellers.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless HindustaniClassical.com from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of content you submit , post to or transmit or as a result of any transaction done on or through this site.

Advertising Material

Part of the Site will contain advertising and other material submitted to India times by third parties. Advertisers are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Site complies with applicable International and National law. HindustaniClassical will not be responsible for any advertiser's claim, error, omission or inaccuracy in advertising material, and reserves the right to omit, suspend or change the position of any advertising material submitted for insertion.

Data Protection

HindustaniClassical may send information and offers of products and services to you from time to time. For further details relating to our policy relating to such offer please refer to our privacy statement.

Force Majeure

HindustaniClassical shall have no liability to you for any interruption or delay in access to the Site irrespective of the cause.

Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Union Of India. Both parties agree to submit to the jurisdiction to the District Courts of Faridabad.

Personal and Commercial Use, Proprietary rights

You agree and understand that the Services and the software utilised with regard to the Services and the HindustaniClassical contain intellectual property and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. Further you agree that content contained in our sponsor advertisements is protected by necessary intellectual property and other applicable laws.

You agree not to modify, reformat, copy, display, distribute, transmit, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any information, products, services or materials obtained from the Services, except as expressly permitted by these TOU or under applicable laws. This restriction means, among other things, that you may not mirror on your own Web site, the home page or results pages of any of the HindustaniClassical.

Your Registration Obligations

 You agree to provide us accurate, true, complete and current information about yourself at the time you register with us, in consideration of your use of the Services provided on the HindustaniClassical, as requested and guided by the HindustaniClassical registration form (such information being referred to in these TOU as the "Registration Data") In the event the HindustaniClassical have reasonable grounds to believe that the Registration Data is untrue, inaccurate or not current or incomplete we reserve the right to terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the any part of or the entire Services, as we deem appropriate. All Registration Data will be utilised by HindustaniClassical only in accordance with the discretion exercised by the user at the time of providing the Registration Data.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that our entire liability, and your exclusive remedy, with respect to any Services(s) provided under this Agreement and any breach of this Agreement is solely limited to the amount you paid for such Service(s). Our contractors and we shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages resulting from the use or inability to use any of the Services or for the cost of procurement of substitute services. We disclaim any and all loss or liability resulting from, but not limited to: (1) loss or liability resulting from access delays or access interruptions; (2) loss or liability resulting from data non-delivery or data mis-delivery; (3) loss or liability resulting from acts of God; (4) loss or liability resulting from the unauthorized use or misuse of your Account Identifier or Password; (5) loss or liability resulting from errors, omissions, or misstatements in any and all information or services(s) provided under this Agreement; (6) loss or liability resulting from the development or interruption of your Web site or email service. The registrant agrees that we will not be liable for any loss of registration and use of registrant's domain name, or for interruption of business, or any indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages of any kind (including lost profits) regardless of the form of action whether in contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.


You agree that your use of our Services is solely at your own risk. You agree that such Service(s) is provided on an "as is," "as available" basis, we expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. We make no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements, or that the Service(s) will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free; nor do we make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service(s) or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through our e-mail service or that defects in the Services software will be corrected. You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of our e-mail service is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data. We make no warranty regarding any goods or services purchased or obtained through the e-mail service or any transactions entered into through the e-mail service. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through the e-mail service shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.


Heading used in this agreement are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such clause or in any way affect this agreement.

All Disputes and Litigation

All disputes between you and any party other than us  regarding any content in HindustaniClassical.com shall be resolved between you and such other party directly through any court, arbitration or other proceeding that may be available.

Our Involvement in Disputes

We will not participate in any way in any dispute between you and any party other than us regarding any content on HindustaniClassical.com.  You shall not name us as a party or otherwise include us in any such proceeding. In the event that we are named as a party in any such proceeding, we reserve the right to raise any and all defenses deemed appropriate, and to take any other action necessary to defend ourselves.

Access Restrictions

HindustaniClassical.com reserves the right to terminate your access to its Website and/or to remove any user-created content, at any time, without cause or notice.

You agree that you are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. You shall be fully liable for all use of your account, including any unauthorized use of your account by any third party including the content of your transmissions through the HindustaniClassical. You agree that you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify HindustaniClassical immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. Further you will diligently exit from your account at the end of each session. The HindustaniClassical cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these requirements.


Transactions with Advertisers & Third Parties

Any transactions or dealings you may have with any of the advertisers or third parties and promotions or contests conducted by them on the HindustaniClassical, including the payment and delivery of goods or Services and any other matters, terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or transactions are solely between you and such advertisers and third parties. You agree that the HindustaniClassical shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of such dealings or as a result of the presence of such advertisers or third parties on the HindustaniClassical.


You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless HindustaniClassical and their Representatives from and against any and all liabilities, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including attorney's fees, caused by or arising out of claims based upon the use of your account, including any claim of libel, defamation, violation of rights of privacy or publicity, loss of service by other subscribers and infringement of intellectual property or other rights.

Site Ownership


The Website http://www.HindustaniClassical.com is owned by M/s HindustaniClassical.com with its Office at and ownership rights with :

99 D, HSIDC Industrial Estate,
Sector - 31, Faridabad
Haryana, India



Termination & Opting Out

These terms are enforceable, in full force and effect, until terminated by either you or any of the HindustaniClassical. Upon termination, you must destroy all materials obtained from HindustaniClassical and any and all copies thereof, whether made under the provisions of these terms or otherwise.

The HindustaniClassical reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to suspend or cancel any or all of the Services at any time if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper conduct of any or all of the Services or if your conduct fails to conform with these terms or for any other reason whatsoever.

The clauses in these terms with respect to representations, warranties, disclaimers, covenants, jurisdiction shall all survive the termination of these terms  by either the concerned HindustaniClassical or you.

Entire Agreement

These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter.


You attest that you are of legal age to enter into this Agreement.

Acceptance of Agreement

You acknowledge that you have read this agreement and agree to all its terms and conditions and after agreeing with all the terms and conditions of this terms and conditions you are filling the registration form. You have independently evaluated the desirability of using HindustaniClassical.com and are not relying on any representation, guarantee or statement other than as set forth in this agreement.

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