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Privacy Policy

Terms of Use of the website of the Holy Monastery of Pantokrator

The use of this Website of the Holy Monastery of Pantokrator, including the Website (web crawling - accessing the Website by crawlers), its caching services and any other services provided by the Website, implies the unconditional acceptance of the terms of use described herein and constitutes their practical acceptance.

The Holy Monastery of Pantokrator is appointed as the administrator.

Content is defined as all data, software, databases, metadata, texts, images, videos, audio files, three-dimensional representations and any other work of the spirit that may be the subject of intellectual property rights according to Law 2121/1993, as in force, regardless of whether the protection period has expired or the use falls under the exceptions of intellectual property rights.

Use is defined as the use and consumption of the services of the Website in any way.

Anyone who makes use of the Website is considered a user.

A Service is defined herein as the digital technology-based performance of functions that serve the needs of the user.

Registered users are defined as users who subscribe to the services provided by the Administrator and provide their consent for the processing of their personal data.

The use of the Website must be used exclusively and only for lawful purposes, in accordance with the terms hereof and in a manner that does not restrict or prevent their use by third parties. The user of the Website must not engage in acts or omissions that may cause the malfunctioning of the Website and negatively affect or jeopardize the provision of services to users.

The entire content of the Website (including graphical interfaces, the text of the Website, trademarks or other works) on which the Administrator has the necessary intellectual property rights or licenses - unless expressly stated otherwise, especially when it comes to content to which third party rights exist - is made available through the services of the Website to users exclusively and only under the terms of the Fair Use license. Although this licence is the most restrictive, it allows each author or the Holy Monastery of Pantokrator to choose to grant additional licences if this is desirable.

The computer programs used for the development and operation of the Website may be Free Software/Open Source Software programs and may be made available under licenses that comply with the Free Software Foundation and Open Source Initiative's definitions of open and free licenses.

The specific license under which the content and software is available is specifically identified as metadata made available with the content or software.

Any other work protected by copyright law and made available under licenses other than those listed above must be expressly and specifically identified as such.

The Administrator may collect and process personal data of users in order to be able to offer the services of the Website to users.

In any case, any processing is carried out:

  1. Is in accordance with the law.
  2. It is done for specified purposes and for a period of time that are communicated to the person prior to the processing.
  3. It requires the consent of the person or is made for other legitimate purposes provided for by law.

The Administrator may use the personal data for informational purposes or to send e-mails or news and announcements to the registered user/visitor.
The Administrator shall not transfer and disclose personal data of the users/visitors of the Website to third parties, unless otherwise provided by law or if it is a contractual obligation or if this is necessary for the proper functioning of the Website and the realization of its functions.

The Administrator may process part or all of the data sent by users for statistical purposes and to improve the services - information provided. The user may contact the administrator of the Website in order to check the existence of his/her personal record, its correction, modification or deletion.

During the use of the Website, personal and non-personal identification data of the users of the Website may be collected using relevant technologies, such as cookies and/or protocol address tracking and other similar technologies, as they result from the communication between the web browser and the server.Cookies are small text files that are stored on the hard disk of each user and do not take note of any document or file from the user's computer. They are used to facilitate the user's access to the use of specific services and/or pages of the Website for statistical purposes and in order to determine which areas are useful or popular.

Non-personal information may also include the type of web browser used by the user, the type of computer, its operating system, the internet service provider (ISP) and other such information. The user of the Website can configure his/her web browser in such a way that it either warns him/her about the use of "cookies" in certain services or does not allow the acceptance of the use of "cookies" in any case. In case the user/visitor of the specific services and pages does not wish the use of "cookies" to identify him/her, he/she may have limited access to some of the services, uses or functions provided by this Portal. The collection of all data that fall under the category of personal data received by the Administrator through this Portal, which are either sent by users on a case-by-case basis or collected during the navigation - browsing and use of the Portal by users, is carried out in accordance with the applicable legal framework (in particular Regulation 2016/679 and Law 4624/2019) for the protection of personal data.

If a copyright holder identifies illegally published material on the Administrator's Portal, which a) is not covered by a restriction or other exception under Greek copyright law and b) for the use of which the relevant permission has not been granted, the aforementioned copyright holder is requested to contact the Administrator in writing by e-mail at epantokrator@gmail.com

stating the following:

  1. The contact details of.
  2. Contact details.
  3. The URL at which the material has been located (e.g. the URL of the record).
  4. The URL where the URL of the URL is located (e.g., the URL of the publication is found). 6 of article 22 of Law 1599/1986, he/she declares that he/she is the owner of the intellectual property or his/her legal representative.

Upon receipt of the complaint, the procedure for warning and withdrawal of illegally published content is initiated, as follows:

  1. The Administrator confirms that it has received the complaint by email or mail and makes a preliminary assessment of its validity and credibility.
  2. Upon receipt of a valid complaint, the material is temporarily withdrawn from the Administrator's Portal until a consensual solution is found.


iii. The complainant and the Administrator or any other natural/legal person who has submitted the material are required to resolve the issue of the complaint by mutual consent and within a short period of time by adopting one of the following solutions:

a. The material is republished in the same form as before.

b. The material is republished with the changes it has undergone.

c. The material is permanently withdrawn from the list of the Website.

  1. For as long as the Administrator and the complainant cannot reach a mutually acceptable resolution of the issue, the material shall remain unavailable through the directory until an agreement on the matter is reached.

The Operator provides the content (e.g. information, names, names, photos, images, data, etc.) and services available through its Website "AS IS". Under no circumstances shall the Administrator be liable for any claims of a legal, civil or criminal nature or for any damage (positive, special or consequential) suffered by the user of this Website.

The Portal may contain references (links) to third party websites for the sole purpose of informing the user. The reference to links belonging to third party websites does not constitute an endorsement of their views and actions or acceptance of the content expressed, published or posted by them. The third parties - operators of the websites responsible under the law - are solely responsible for the content of their websites or for any damage that may arise from their use when the user of the Website accesses them. The user accepts that by visiting third party websites, he/she leaves the Website of the Website and is subject to the terms of use of these websites.

The Operator makes every effort to ensure the proper functioning of its network, although it does not guarantee that the operations of its servers will be uninterrupted or without any kind of errors, free of viruses, malware or other similar elements.

The Administrator is not liable, under any circumstances, for any form of damage suffered by the user of the web pages, services, options and contents of the Website. It also does not guarantee that any related to the Portal or the servers and servers through which any relevant service is made available to the user/visitor do not contain "viruses" or other malicious software, nor does it guarantee the correctness, completeness or availability of the contents, web pages, services, options or the results of their use.

The terms and conditions of use of this Website as well as any modification or change thereof are governed and supplemented by Greek and Community law and the relevant international treaties. The Greek Courts are designated as the courts for the resolution of any disputes arising hereunder. Any provision of the above terms found to be contrary to the above legal framework or rendered invalid shall automatically cease to be in force and shall be removed from the present, without in any way affecting the validity of the other terms.

The terms and conditions of use of this Website constitute the entire agreement between the Administrator and the user/visitor of its websites and services and binds only them. No modification of these terms of use shall be taken into account and shall not form part of this agreement unless expressed in writing and incorporated into these terms of use. Unless otherwise specified, by notice on the Administrator's website, the above terms of use shall become effective immediately in their entirety.

The Administrator unilaterally reserves the right to modify, add, change the content or services of the Website, as well as the terms of use, whenever it deems necessary.


PRIVACY POLICY of the Holy Monastery of Pantokrator

The Holy Monastery of Pantokrator takes all appropriate measures to protect the personal data of visitors to its website.

For this reason, it follows this Privacy Policy, which recognizes the right to the protection of personal data and ensures the implementation of the current legislative framework (in particular Regulation 2016/679 and Law 4624/2019).

In short, you should be aware that your personal data is collected and kept by Holy Monastery of Pantokrator for the time strictly necessary and for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes. They are processed lawfully and fairly in a transparent manner, always in accordance with the applicable legal framework and in a manner that guarantees their adequate security.

In detail: Responsible for the processing Responsible for the processing of personal data for the purposes of this website is:


Holy Monastery of Pantokrator may modify this policy in order to better protect personal data, by announcing any such modification through its website.

By navigating and using the website, visitors/users acknowledge that they have read, understood and unconditionally accepted this Privacy Policy.

For any clarification, please contact the Data Protection Officer of Holy Monastery of Pantokrator at epantokrator@gmail.com

What is personal data

It is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person ("data subject"), such as name, full name, email address, VAT number, etc. An identifiable person is defined as a natural person whose identity can be verified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier (IP address, e-mail address, etc.) or to one or more factors specific to his or her physical, physiological, genetic, psychological, economic, cultural or social identity. Information relating to legal persons and groups of persons or information of a statistical nature from which it is not possible to attribute an identified or identifiable natural person does not fall within this category and is excluded from the scope of the relevant legislation.

What is personal data processing

Processing of personal data is any operation or set of operations which is performed, with or without the use of automated means, on personal data, such as the collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation, alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure, transmission to third parties, dissemination, alignment, combination, restriction, erasure and destruction of personal data.

What personal data we collect and for what purpose

We collect personal data only when you yourself request it:

to communicate by telephone, fax or email with Holy Monastery of Pantokrator and in order to serve the purpose of the communication, personal data is provided, which is kept as long as necessary to fulfil the purpose of your communication.

Also, during your visit and navigation on the website, your web protocol address is automatically recorded, through which, however, no identifiable data of the user's physical identity are disclosed, but these are used exclusively for statistical purposes of traffic statistics on our website. In addition, cookies are collected, to the processing of which you have consented during your entry.

For more information you can see the relevant Holy Monastery of Pantokrator policy on the use of cookies below.
Our website may contain hyperlinks, which redirect to third party websites. These websites are not under the control of Holy Monastery of Pantokrator  and therefore, we cannot ensure that the privacy policies of these websites are consistent with our own. We encourage you to carefully read the policies and terms and conditions of use of these websites.

Lawful basis for the processing of personal data

The lawful basis for the processing of personal data is consent when visiting our website. Holy Monastery of Pantokrator collects and processes the personal data of visitors and users exclusively and only in the context of fulfilling its purposes and functions and more precisely for the purpose of communicating with you and providing quality services within the framework of its purposes and objectives. No further processing, promotion or exchange is done on this data without your prior consent.

Recipients of the data

The personal data of visitors and users of our website are not transmitted to third party recipients. They are processed only by the authorised staff of Holy Monastery of Pantokrator in order to serve the communication with you.

Data retention time

Your personal data is collected and kept for the strictly necessary time and according to your consent and then deleted.

Data security

To protect the personal data of visitors and users of our website, we use data security measures to prevent the risk of loss, misuse, unauthorised access and disclosure of your personal information. Access to your personal data is only available to authorised staff of Holy Monastery of Pantokrator, who have a duty of confidentiality.

Your rights

With regard to the protection of your personal data, you have the following rights:

   a) right of access, i.e. the right to be informed whether personal data concerning you are being processed,

   (b) the right to rectification, i.e. the right to demand the correction of inaccurate personal data,

    c) the right to erasure, i.e. the right to request the erasure of personal data concerning you,
(d) the right to restrict processing where the accuracy of the data is contested, unlawful or for other reasons
(e) the right to portability, i.e. the right to request to receive data relating to you in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and to have those data transmitted to another controller; and

    (f) the right to object to the processing of your personal data, unless there are compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms.

For information and to exercise your rights, you may contact the Data Protection Officer at epantokrator@gmail.com
Holy Monastery of Pantokrator reserves the right to establish a policy of charging reasonable administrative costs to satisfy the above rights.


Right to complain

In accordance with Regulation 2016/679, you have the right, if you believe that your rights regarding the protection of your personal data have been violated, to lodge a complaint with the Personal Data Protection Authority, which is located in Athens (1-3 Kifissia Street, P.C. 115 23) and at 2106475600 and fax 2106475628 or at the email address complaints@dpa.gr.

Cookie Policy

When browsing this website, Holy Monastery of Pantokrator may collect user identification information using cookie technology. Cookies are short text of software code, sent for storage by the Internet server (“server”) of Holy Monastery of Pantokrator to your terminal equipment with their basic function of communicating to us data of your browser (“browser”). Depending on their duration, cookies are either “session” or “permanent”. (persistent cookies).“Temporary cookies” are cookies that are automatically deleted when you close your browser, while “persistent cookies” remain stored on your terminal equipment until their default period of validity is completed or until you delete them by using the corresponding functions of your browser.

Name  Provider  Purpose  Expiry  Type 
pll_language epantokrator.gr The pll _language cookie is used by Polylang to remember the language selected by the user when returning to the website, and also to get the language information when not available in another way. 1 year  Functional 
YSC  .youtube.com YSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages. session  Advertisement
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE .youtube.com A cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface. 5 months 27 days Advertisement
CONSENT .youtube.com YouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data. 2 years  Analytics 


The use of cookies offers the website the ability to remember information about the user's visit, such as preferences of use, to personalize your experience and to recognize features of visitors, necessary to improve the services of our website. Cookies do not access data on your hard drive or cookies created by other websites and do not damage your system. For example, to see which cookies have been placed on your device and how you can manage or delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org. If you do not accept cookies or certain categories thereof, some of the features on our website may not be fully available. Any personal data collected through cookies that may be associated with a specific visitor / user are processed exclusively for the purposes mentioned above.

Fair Use License

All of the content of this website (including graphical interfaces, the text of the website, trademarks or other works) belongs to the Holy Monastery of Pantocrators and is made available under the following conditions:

- The user may reproduce the content for personal and private use only or for any of the uses and under the conditions specified in articles 18-28C of N. 2121/1993, as applicable.

- The user may not exercise any of the powers of the owner's property right unless he has specific and written permission to do so.

  - In any legitimate use of the content of the Website, you must make a reference to Holy Monastery of Pantokrator as follows: All rights reserved, © 2023-2024 Holy Monastery of Pantokrator.

Accessibility Help


The portal meets the specifications of the WCAG(V2.0) standard for easy access for people with disabilities (PWD), according to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 as listed on the W3C page.

  • Principle 1 Perceived content
    • For pre-recorded video content on synchronous media, an audio description is provided.
    • Except for captions and text images, text size can be modified without the use of assistive technology by up to 200 percent without loss of content or functionality.
  • Principle 2 : Functional content
    • The functionality of the content is globally possible through a keyboard interface.
    • Pages carry titles and headings that describe their subject or purpose.
    • Multiple ways of locating web pages are offered.
  • Principle 3 : Understandable content
    • Content in the form of text is legible and understandable.
    • Elements that have the same functionality across a set of web pages are identified in a consistent manner.
  • Principle 4 : Robust content - Compatibility with assistive technologies
    • Screen magnifiers are provided to improve the visual legibility of text and images.
    • The website is compatible with screen readers so that information can be read in text format through synthesised speech

w3c.grWCAG 2.0 covers a wide range of topics and recommendations to make web content more accessible.