An Online Course
Language: English, Hindi
Instructors: Dr Sampadananda Mishra
Validity Period: 180 days
The Vedas, the Upanishads, the Gita, the epics, and the Tantric texts are indeed the bedrock of Indian culture and spirituality. To approach these texts not from a scholastic point of view, but rather to understand the living message pulsating in their words is the aim of this online course. By plunging into the philosophy of these texts, by gleaning their symbolism, and through a focused understanding of some of the significant words, verses and stories mentioned in these texts, the participants can begin to appreciate the significance of the Vedas, Upanishads and the Gita in the modern day and how they can guide us in our day-to-day living.
Methodology: The content of the course will be delivered in the form of lectures of 45 minutes per session. The last 15 minutes of each session will be dedicated to Q&A. Session summary will be provided to the participants after each session. The recordings of the sessions will be made available for a limited period for those who find it difficult to attend the course live and for those opt to revisit the sessions.
Assessment: Short assignments will be provided to the participants to assess their understanding.
Feedback: Participants are expected to fill the feedback form at the end of the course and submit.
Participation Certificate: Ever participant attending the course will be given participation certificate after the course completion.
Course Fee: 4000 INR
Duration: 8 hours (one hour per session)
Medium: English (participants are free to ask their questions in English or Hindi)
Day 1: Introduction (what is Shastra and how to approach it)
Day 2: Introduction to Indian Culture & Sanskrit
Day 3: Introduction to the Veda
Day 4: Introduction to the Upanishads
Day 5: Introduction to the Ramayana
Day 6: Introduction to the Mahabharata
Day 7: Introduction to the Gita
Day 8: Introduction to Tantra