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Introduction to Vedanta
September 21, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 21, 2022
*Timing above is in AEST (Australian)
*This Course is for Australian residents only. For those outside Australia please visit your local Vedanta centres.
Vedanta is a knowledge of life and living. The original texts in which this knowledge is contained are called the Vedas, Upanishads and Bhagavad Gita. However these text may be difficult to understand directly. Additionally, one may need an understanding of the fundamental concepts of life and living beforehand. The Vedanta syllabus serves this purpose. A systematic, methodical course of study guiding one from basic principles to higher truths of life. The 3 sessions will outline the literature authored and commented on by Swami Parthasarathy. These books are the literature that will be used in the weekly classes. The program will commence with an explanation of Vedanta and a follow up session on the outline of the book The Fall of the Human Intellect concluding with an orientation.
Session 1 | 7 September
What is Vedanta?
The word Vedanta explained.
An analysis of life and the world.
How Vedanta came about?
A look into one’s inner personality.
How Vedanta helps in modern day living.
Vedanta is a complete philosophy that gives you the technique to experience productivity in action, calmness of mind and clarity of thought. Ultimately, Vedanta ushers you to fulfill your mission in life, to realise your supreme Self within.
Session 2 | 14 September
Vedanta for Initiaties
The study of Vedanta starts with the Fall of the Human Intellect. The human intellect is that which controls the impulses of the mind and actions of the body. The book contains 10 chapters exhaustively introducing one to the intellect and the consequences of not developing the intellect. With a developed intellect one can apply higher values in one’s daily life.
Session 3 | 21 September
The orientation will include the meaning and purpose of the weekly study class. Basic guidelines of attending a study class will be highlighted. It will also cover the class structure as well as a sample of a class using the Preface of the book. The weekly class will then be open for Enrollment.
Senior disciple of Swami A.Parthasarathy.