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Sanskrit & Vedanta
Posted on: 1/3/2016

The course is for beginners & will commence at
9 am on Saturday morning 16th April 2016, & continue on Saturday mornings thereafter, at:

St James Senior Girls’ School,
Earsby Street,
London
W14 8SH.

THE COURSE BEGINS WITH LEARNING THE DEVANAGARI SCRIPT. THE BASIC GRAMMAR OF SANSKRIT IS THEN TAUGHT USING OUR OWN SET OF TEXTBOOKS. CLASSES ARE SUPPORTED BY A FULL COURSE OF VIDEOS

Participants will be prepared for the Cambridge IGCSE Sanskrit exam (which in its final stages incorporates study of the Bhagavad Gita in the original language).

Also included in the course is an exploration of the various genres of Sanskrit literature with particular reference to the cultural and philosophical background of the Ramayana and Mahabharata epics.

This is a rare opportunity for interested students willing to fulfil a weekly assignment of homework. If this sounds like you, please get in touch now to ensure a place. There will be no charge, but contributions will be welcome.

To reserve a place, please contact: davidstollar@btinternet.com