1. Introduction to Hinduism - Concepts of Dharma (Dharma Prakaranam). This is the first session of Vedic learning. In this session, we tried to provide a bird eye view of Core Hindu Concepts. The Key concepts which we covered are - Dharma, Karma, Veda, Īśvara, Yajña, Adyātmika and Adidaivika Karma and some associated topics. As the Concepts are very complex and vast in nature, we tried to address the key concepts and in a over simplified way.
Course Content :
Chapter 1 - HINDU & HINDUISM,
Chapter 2 – SANĀTANA DHARMA,
Chapter 3 - Types of DHARMA - Samānya, Varna-Āshrama and Āpat Dharma,
Chapter 4 - Veda & Vedārtha (Purushārtha) – The revealed text, and its purpose,
Chapter 5 - Vedic Shāstras – The Hindu Scriptures,
Chapter 6 – Īśvara - The Concept of GOD,
Chapter 7 - Adhyatmika & Ādidaivaika – Spirituality & Divinity,
Chapter 8 - Karma – The Duties & Responsibilities carried out by an Individual,
Chapter 9 - Yajña (Pancha Maha Yajña ) – The Cosmic Obligation & Sacrifice
At first Students has to go through the video sessions of all 9 chapters.
The students can also make use of respective Notes and Resources in Downloads. Students can also subscribe for Exclusive and Master learning sessions where direct and interactive classes will be conducted.
Students can take up tests and certifications, and can graduate to next level.
Sri Poornananda is a Orthodox Practitioner of Vedic Hinduism. Born in Bangalore to a traditional Brahmin family, he has completed post graduation in Computers, and worked in many organizations. He was also the head of many Manuscript Preservation Projects. From the birth, he is studying and practicing the orthodox Vedic practices, and in recent times working on many projects which will enable technology to simplified learning of Vedic Shastras.