Chanting the Gita – free online course
Workshop fee: $FREE
Chanting the Bhagavad Gita. We have finished chanting Chapter One, Two and Six of the Bhagavad Gita and we are currently chanting from Chapter Three, the discussion on ‘karma yoga’ and how to approach our actions in a way in which we can remain on the path of yoga – Throughout the Gita Krishna reveals how to find the answers to many questions within ourselves and how to act in a way that follows dharma and without leaving any stain. It is said that the Gītā covers all the knowledge from the Upaniṣads – presenting it in a way that easily understood by all.
This course uses the traditional method of call and response as a way to perfect the Sanskrit pronunciation and to facilitate memorization. Students will be encouraged to memorize the verses but this is not compulsory, nor will there be any pressure to do so – it is excellent for the mind and spirit even to attempt it. The basic meanings of the ślokas will be given but the focus will be on recitation. Our intention is to learn all eighteen chapters of the Gita, finishing sometime in 2021
This is a free ongoing course through 2021.
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6.30pm to ~ 7.10pm
We begin chanting from Chapter Five January 5th 2021 – students may join the classes at any time
This Course will take place on-line using Go To Webinar. Click here to register and you will be taken to the Go To Webinar Registration Page for this course. After registration you will receive an email with details of how to log in at the time of the classes.
About The Teacher
Andrew's dedicated study of Ashtanga Yoga began in 1994 while at Adelaide University pursuing a degree in Music Performance.Since 2001 he has travelled yearly to Mysore, India, to study with Guruji and Sharath at KPJAYI and has been granted Advanced A Certification. He continues to return regularly to study at KPJAYI with Sharath as well…