5. Introduction to Vedic Samskāra - Concepts of Vedic Samskāra (Samskāra Prakaraṇam). This is the fourth session of Vedic learning (Introduction Session). In this session, we tried to provide a bird eye view of Core Vedic Samskāra Concepts. The Key concepts which we covered are - Dharma Shastra, Samskārās (16 Samskāras - Garbhadāna, Pumsavana, Simantonaya, Jātakarma, Nāmakaraṇa, Nishkramaṇa, Annaprasana, Karnavedha, Chudākaraṇa, Upanayana, Samavarthana, Vivāha, Vānaprasta, Sanyāsa, Antyeshti), Dharma, karma, Yajña and some associated topics. As the Concepts are very complex and vast in nature, we tried to address the key concepts and in a over simplified way.
Course Content :
Chapter 1 : Dharma Shāstras
Chapter 2 : Samskārā
Chapter 3 : Upanayana
Chapter 4: Samavarthana
Chapter 5 : Vivāha
Chapter 6 : Sanyāsa
At first Students has to go through the video sessions of all 9 chapters.
The students can also make use of respective Notes and Resources in Downloads. Students can also subscribe for Exclusive and Master learning sessions where direct and interactive classes will be conducted.
Students can take up tests and certifications, and can graduate to next level.
Sri Poornananda is a Orthodox Practitioner of Vedic Hinduism. Born in Bangalore to a traditional Brahmin family, he has completed post graduation in Computers, and worked in many organizations. He was also the head of many Manuscript Preservation Projects. From the birth, he is studying and practicing the orthodox Vedic practices, and in recent times working on many projects which will enable technology to simplified learning of Vedic Shastras.