The aim of this course is to enable people from all walks of life to understand the psychological and spiritual meaning of the Veda mantras in order to harness their creative powers for all-round progress i.e. physical, mental and spiritual.
Course Period: Sunday, September 06, 2015 To Sunday, February 28, 2016
Schedule of Contact Classes: Two 1.5 hr sessions on alternate Sundays, 9:30 – 1:00 PM (the students who can not attend the contact classes physically they can access our web portal)
(1) Introduction to Rig Veda, Yajur Veda, Sama Veda and Atharva Veda.
(2) Study of selected suktas from the Rig Veda.
Medium of Instruction: English and Kannada
Course Fees: Rs. 5000/- (Rupees Five Thousand only)
The course is open to all regardless of caste, religion or gender
Dr. R. L. Kashyap
In the field of Vedic studies, Kashyap has made fundamentle contribution including the complete translation into English of all the four major and most ancient collection of verses in Sanskrit namely Rig Veda Samhita, Krishna Yajurveda Samhita and Sama Veda, and Atharva Veda (one part), consisting together of about 25000 metrical verses in the Sanskrit of Veda-s (different from classical Sankrit). He has continued the work of Sri Aurobindo and Kapali Sastry in revealing the deep meanings of Veda mantra-s.
The translation has received deep praise from several well known authorities in Veda. In additioin to the translations, he has written in English about 25 compact expository books explaining the secrets in the Veda suktas. Most of them are translated into various Indian languages. Under his direction his major works are getting translated into Indian languages such as Kannada, Tamil, Telugu. Now the entire Kannada translation available in part is to be completed in 2012. Some of his books have gone to several repoints. For his work in Vedic studies, he has received the Vedanga Vidvan’ award instituted by the Govt. of India institution, Maharshi Sandepani Veda Vidya Patashala.
Publication of books is one of our major activities. Our aim is to publish four veda books with both text and commentary. We accomplished this task by 2012. Now all the five Vedas Rig Veda Samhita, Yajur Veda Samhita, Sama Veda, Atharva Veda, Shukla Yajur Veda Samhita, with text, Translation and Notes and made available in 26 Volumes.
We have also published books in Indian languages like Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Marathi and Hindi. The popularity of these compact books have set up another landmark in SAKSHI.
Our books deal with the release of the hidden energies in all persons men and women, young and old; and this topic is valid for all times and places, not just India.