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Vikramashila Foundation India


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Vikramashila Foundation India

Buddhist Sanskrit Text Study Program announcements: 2nd semester 2022

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सं स्कृ त-विद्यारम्भः || One Year Foundation course in Sanskrit studies |
Semester 2: Summer - Autumn Semester 2022: Online

Sanskrit and Hindi basics

Sanskrit Basic 1: Introduction
Duration: 2 months (July - August)
Date: 12th July to 27th August, 2022
Time: 6.00 pm to 7.00 pm | Tuesdays and Saturdays
Class duration: 1 hour
Registration at Google forms: https://forms.gle/Qd3FbxKLpmYmFrt3A
Sanskrit Basic 2: Introduction to grammar
Duration: 3 months (August - November)
Date: 12th August to 12th November, 2022
Time: 6.00 pm to 7.00 pm | Mondays and Fridays
Class duration: 1 hour
Registration at Google forms: https://forms.gle/JTQZ1UEo6rto4g9Q8
Hindi Basic 2: Introduction
Duration: 2 months (July - September)
Date: 11th July to 9th September, 2022
Time: 5.00 pm to 6.00 pm | Mondays and Fridays
Class duration: 1 hour
Registration at Google forms: https://forms.gle/baS1JGYarxnbtjfn8

Sanskrit Buddhist Terminology

The study of Sanskrit terminology expands our knowledge of unique Sanskrit terms. We find depths of meaning in a single word. In fact, it is no exaggeration to say that we can find a whole world within a single word.

Duration: 5 months (July - November)
Date: Each month's 4th Saturday
Time: 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm
Class duration: 1.30 hour
Registration at Google forms: https://forms.gle/CFXSoGNLp92kw4NA7
23rd July 2022: The Five Wisdom Tathagatas
27th August 2022: The Dharma
24th September 2022: The Kayas
22nd October 2022: The Ten Bodhisattva Grounds
26th November 2022: The Mental Factors

Everyone is WELCOME to participate, please note that some background in the Sanskrit Language and Buddhism is required.

Calligraphy: Meditation in motion

Calligraphy is one of the most revered visual arts in the Buddhist world. It is an art which expresses dharma in a unique and beautiful way. Our workshop will not only deepen our knowledge and appreciation of the sacred Sanskrit syllables, but can help to bring forth the meditative mind and so becomes an ally to our practice. Devanagari is known as the script of the divine... through the sacred language of Sanskrit it enhances the wisdom.

Series include: Sacred Calligraphy - Traditions, History and Techniques. The Meditative Way of Brush.

Duration: 5 months (July - November)
Date: Each month's 4th Sunday -
31 July, 28 August, 25 September, 30 October, 27 November, 25 December
Time: 6.00 pm to 8 pm
Class duration: 2 hours

Everyone is WELCOME to participate, please note that some background in the Sanskrit Language and Buddhism is required.

There is no charge for the classes, however your donation supports the activities of the Vikramashila Foundation India.

For information and registration plese contact: [email protected]
www.vikramashila.in    FB: Vikramashila Foundation India

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Additional programs in 2022

» संस्कृत-विद्यारम्भः One year foundation course in Sanskrit studies
    Feb-May and Jul-Nov 2022

» देवनागरी सुलेख||  Devanāgarī calligraphy | Meditation in motion
    Every month on last Sunday 2022

» See all 2022-2023 upcoming programs