Series by Arjun Bhardwaj on the stories of Tri Devas- Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva, principles they embody, philosophies they represent, and the manifestation of the different festivals
Arjun Bharadwaj is a writer and translator, well-versed in Sanskrit, Kannada, English, German, and Greek. With a deep interest in classical literature, art, and philosophy, he is a contributing editor of Prekshaa and is currently studying the comparative aesthetics of classical Greek and Indian arts. He has (co-)translated many books, authored over thirty research articles, enjoys composing poems, plays the flute, writes lyrics for dancers, and also teaches the fundamentals of the Nāṭyaśāstra at many institutions.
This series is dedicated to exploring the stories of the Hindu trinity of gods, Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva. Through this course, you will delve into the principles and philosophies that each deity embodies and represents. Additionally, you will learn about the manifestation of different festivals associated with them.
Meet Your Teacher:
Arjun Bhardwaj is an Assistant Professor at Amrita Darshanam, an International Centre for Spiritual Studies in Bangalore.
He is a scholar of philosophy with a Master's Degree in Sanskrit from Karnataka Sanskrit University, Bangalore.
Arjun has also completed a two-year course in Classical Greek Literature and Philosophy from the University of Zurich, Switzerland.
He has extensive knowledge in Indian philosophy, Advaita Vedanta, and Sanskrit literature, grammar, and philosophy and has published over 20 articles on arts, aesthetics, and philosophy for the online journal Prekshaa.
He now brings his knowledge and expertise on the topic to you in this self-paced course.
Who is this ideal for:
For Indian Mythology enthusiasts who want to dive deeper and learn about the stories revolving around the 3 main deities of the Hindu religion.
Number of Sessions: 18
Ep 1: Introduction to the Purāṇic tradition of India Brahmā the Creator
Ep 2: Concepts and stories related to Brahmā
Ep 3: Intro to Vishnu
Ep 4: Avatars of Vishnu Matsya, Kurma & Varaha
Ep 5: Narasimha & Vamana
Ep 6: Parashurama
Ep 7: Rama Part 1
Ep 8: Rama Part 2
Ep 9: Rama Part 3
Ep 10: Krishna Part 1 Childhood
Ep 11: Krishna Part 2 Statesman
Ep 12: Krishna Part 3 Bhagavat Gita
Ep 13: Buddha & Kalki
Ep 14: Shiva Part 1
Ep 15: Shiva Part 2
Ep 16: Shivalinga Trishual & Nandi
Ep 17: CONVO Part 1
Ep 18: CONVO Part 2
Introduction to the Purāṇic tradition of India
Brahmā the Creator
Concepts and stories related to Brahmā
Introduction to Vishnu
Avatars of Vishnu Matsya, Kurma & Varaha
Narasimha & Vamana
Rama Part 1
Rama Part 2
Rama Part 3
Krishna Part 1 Childhood
Krishna Part 2 Statesman
Krishna Part 3 Bhagavat Gita
Buddha & Kalki
Shiva Part 1
Shiva Part 2
Shivalinga Trishual & Nandi
CONVO Part 1
CONVO Part 2