Dharma PARICHAY

Basic - 33 Sessions

  1. DHARMA PARICHAY: (11 Sessions)
  • Principles of Learning –Fundamental Qualities to Understand Sanatan Dharma
  • Introduction to World Religions
  • God and His Features.
  • Who am I – Karma theory – Reincarnation
  • Nature as a part of God’s creation (Concept of Ishwar, Kaal, and Prakriti)
  • Famous Saints of India and their Philosophies.
  • Imp Holy Places
  • Vedic concept of Marriage – Vivah
  • 4 pillars of Religion

 

  1. SANSKRITI PARICHAY: (12 Sessions) –Customs & Traditions
  • Concept of Guru
  • Vedic Calculations.
  • Purpose of Fasting.
  • Death & Samadhi.

 

        Elements of Vedic Worship:

  • Sadhana – Prarthana- What is Mantra? What is Bhajan-Kirtan?
  • OM, Swastik, Yantras
  • Holy Trees
  • Importance of Tulasi devi
  • Holy waters/Rivers – Ganga, Yamuna, Saraswati, Godavari, narmada, Sindhu, Kaveri.
  • Food, Bhoga–Prasad – NonVeg, Veg and Beyond.
  • Cow Worship

 

  1. UTSAV PARICHAY: (11 Sessions)

Major Festivals

  • Diwali
  • Holi
  • Navratri
  • Janmashtami, Shaligram
  • MahaShivratri, Shiv Linga
  • Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Uttarayan
  • Ram Navmi
  • Dashehra
  • Ganesh Chaturthi
  • Gudi Padva
  • Hanuman Jayanti