Gita Shibiram 2018 Samskrita Bharati

Gita Shibiram 2018, was organized by Samskrita Bharati, Tamilnadu, at Maharishi International Residential School, Sriperumbudur, between 28-12-2018 and 30-12-2018. This was the 20th time that the Gita Shibiram was conducted by Samskrita Bharati, TamilNadu.

The chapter for this year was Chapter 14 – Gunatrayavibhaga Yoga. There were other sessions conducted for students doing various courses. Among such focused classes, some of the sessions addressing the volunteers (who conduct classes to help the correspondence course students preparing for Pravesha, Parichaya, Shiksha and Kovida) are being shared here. There were many other sessions including Gita paarayanam practice, entertainment programmes, games, practice of various Sanskrit Songs (apart from Bala Bharati songs meant for kids), Inaugural function, Bhashanam, etc.,  which have not be captured.

Gita Shibiram 2018 on 28, 29, 30 Dec 2018
Conducted by Samskrita Bharati, Uttara TamilNadu
at Maharshi International Residential School, Sriperumbudur

  • Inaugural Function
    • Sri N. Gopalaswamy,
      15th Chief Election Commissioner of India
    • Dr. T.P. Radhakrishnan,
      Principal, Madras Sanskrit College
    • Shri. S. Namasivayam,
      Correspondent, Maharishi Schools
    • Sri T.S. Raghavan,
      Tamil Scholar, Former Chairman Indian Bank
  • Books Released
    • दयासिन्धुः यतिराजः
    • Dayaasindhuh Yatiraaja – on Sri Ramanujaacharya
    • भूमिका 2
    • Bhoomikaa 2 – Lessons For Kids
    • धीराङ्गनाः
    • Dheeranganaah – on Great Women of India
    • अभ्यासमाला
    • Abhyaasamaalaa – Grammar Workbook
  • Participants
    • 220 in number across different age groups
    • Including 32 Ayurveda College Students
    • Additionally around 20 kids including infants
    • From nine districts in Tamil Nadu
    • Also from other states (Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Gujarat, Hyderabad)
  • Various Programmes included
    • Morning Prayers, Homam on Day 1
    • Discourses (Chapter 14) (in Sanskrit)
    • Speech by Special Guests
    • Chanting of Gita Shlokas
    • Sanskrit Songs Singing
    • Grammar classes for different levels
    • Entertainment programmes
    • Special classes and games for children
    • Presentation on “Tamil and Sanskrit”
    • Debate in Sanskrit
  • Concluding Function
    • Dr. R. Ramachandran
      Samskrita Bharati,
      Uttara TamilNadu President
    • Dr. D. Jayadev
      Renowned Plastic Surgeon,
      Samskrita Bharati,
      Salem Zone President
    • Sri Shirish Bhedasgaonkar
      Samskrita Bharati,
      All India Propaganda Chief

Link to the playlist –

Here the link to the individual vidoes are available:

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 14 – Discourses in Sanskrit by Sri Sriram Mahadevan

https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/chapter-14-bhagavad-gita/

RRji Speech – Excerpts

Lyrics available here — https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/2019/01/01/video-samskrita-geetam-kriya-siddhih/

Bhajan

RRji – classes on Upasarga – Part 1 of 4

Karthikeyanji’s classes on Sandhi – 4 videos

There are numerous other videos too. Kindly see the playlist.

The extensive learning material shared by Sri Karthikeyanji for Sandhi,
https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sandhi-karthikeyanjis-pdf-files

For the ardent students, here are links to a few classes of RRji,
https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/category/gyan-rrji

Here is the link to the additional material for the correspondence courses with lots of question papers  –https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/2015/09/22/pravesha-parichaya-shiksha-kovida-additional-study-material/

Last year’s videos are available https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/2018/01/01/gita-shibhiram-2017-samskrita-bharati/ .


For FREE Sanskrit Learning in Tamil Nadu, please contact 9443722009 / 044 26432635 / 26432637.

Donations to Samskrita Bharati, TamilNadu, are welcome. Donations to Samskrita Bharati are exempt under 80 G of Income tax. Here are the detail for making online transfers: City Union Bank, Purasawalkam branch, A/C # 500101010713710, IFSC CIUB 0000112, A/C name: Samskritabharati. Please follow up the transaction and send email to sbuttaratamilnadu@gmail.com with full address, contact number & PAN No for sending receipt. For more details, contact Sri N. Sundaresan @ +91 98410 01558

(Video) Gita Govindam Sarga-1 Ashtapadi-2 Anvaya

Gita Govindam Sarga 1 Ashtapadi 2 with Sanskrit Anvaya. The shlokas and ashtapadis have been rendered by Shri. O.S. Sundar Bhagavathar and his team. (Taken from the videos named 004 Srutha Kamala – Asthapathi by Sri O S Sundar Bhagavatar – Thrissur Bhajanotsavam 2012 in Channel thecuteram) Detailed notes are available in https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sri-jayadevas-gita-govindam/gita-govindam-sarga-1-anvaya

Refer https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sri-jayadevas-gita-govindam/ for the notes.

(Video) Gita Govindam Sarga-1 Ashtapadi-1 Anvaya

Gita Govindam Sarga 1 Ashtapadi 1 with Sanskrit Anvaya. The shlokas and ashtapadis have been rendered by Shri. Udayalur Kalyanarama Bhagavathar and his team. Thanks to Shri. Udayalur Kalyanarama Bhagavathar for the audio. (Taken from the videos named Jayadeva Ashtapadi- Shri. Udayalur Kalyanarama Bhagavathar-Kariyannur Mana in Channel Praveen Kumar, with video courtesy Shri. Sreeraman Nambiar) Detailed notes are available in https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sri-jayadevas-gita-govindam/gita-govindam-sarga-1-anvaya

Refer https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sri-jayadevas-gita-govindam/ for the notes.

(Video) #7 – Kalidasa’s Raghuvamsam – 2nd Sarga – Smt. Vidhya – Shloka 8

रघुवंशमहाकाव्यम् – द्वितीयः सर्गः – श्रीमती. विद्या रमेशः – संस्कृतभारती, चेन्नै

(Raghuvamsa Maha Kavyam – Second Sarga – Online weekly classes being conducted by Smt. Vidhya Ramesh, Samskrita Bharati, Chennai).

https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sanskrit-sessions/video-kalidasas-raghuvamsam-second-sarga-vidhya-ramesh/ This page contains the detailed notes of the shlokas covered in the sessions.

Upcoming M.A Sanskrit Program – MIT SVS

Mail from Sri Sai Susarla!

Priya mitraaNi,
Finally, here is an upcoming M.A Sanskrit program designed for 21st century Sanskrit lovers!
Starting July 2019, MIT School of Vedic Sciences, part of MIT-ADT University Pune proposes to launch a user-friendly Masters’ program in Sanskrit.

Designed by stalwart Sanskrit scholars who understand the needs and aptitude of modern seekers, this program will bring Sanskrit scholarship within reach of more Samskrit lovers. Attached is a 2-page brochure of the program (also inline below for your convenience).

If you are interested in a deeper study of Sanskrit but were looking for a convenient option, here it is.
Please fill out our online “Registration of Interest” form at
https://tinyurl.com/ya5huv6o

For more information including detailed curriculum, visithttps://www.mitvedicsciences.com/ma-in-sanskrit/
Depending on demand, we plan to launch it simultaneously for residents of India and abroad who can comprehend spoken Sanskrit comfortably.
Please spread the word.
Regards,- Sai Susarla.Dean, MIT School of Vedic Sciences (SVS), MIT-ADT University, Pune.

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Announces the launch of

M.A. in Sanskrit

Finally, A Sanskrit degree program designed for 21st century seekers

Authentic               Convenient            Customizable

for the smart seeker yearning to dive deep 
into the ocean of knowledge available in the Sanskrit language

Are you

·       a professional looking for Indic Insights in Arts, Sciences or Management?

·       a seeker of Truth and Meaning in Life from Indic Perspective?

·      an Indian searching for your Indic roots?

Then our M.A. in Sanskrit is your authentic gateway to the Indic dimension.

Program at a Glance

Medium of InstructionPrimarily Sanskrit with some English
Delivery OptionsM.A. Degree: Online classes, On-campus exams
Masters’ Certificate: Online classes, Online exams
Start DateJuly 2019 (Batch size: min 15, max 60)
Duration2 yrs (full time), 3-4 yrs (part-time)
India Residents: 80 credits @ 20 credits per semesterOthers: 48 credits @ 12 credits per semester
Class load    9 hours per week (2 subjects at a time)
PrerequisiteAny Bachelors’ degree + working knowledge of Sanskrit
Admission CriteriaOnline Sanskrit Proficiency Test(40-day online preparatory course available)
Program Fee (Total) India Residents: 1,20,000 INROthers: 7200 USD

Outcomes:

·       Become an Expert in Sanskrit – the key to Ancient Indian Knowledge

·       Gain Direct access to Hindu Source Texts – become an authentic exponent

·       Establish the Foundations for Original Study and Research

Highlights:

·       Immersive learning experience

·       Taught primarily in Sanskrit (with some English) for access to native thought

·       Online Classes – both Live and Pre-recorded video

·       Flexible course timing and delivery model – to cater to busy schedules

·       Block teaching for effective learning – 2 subjects taught in parallel at a time

·       Excellent Faculty hand-picked from global pool per subject

Curriculum

·       48 Credits of Study (9 to 12 credits per semester @ 15 hours per credit)

·       4 subjects per semester in full-time mode, 2-3 subjects in part-time mode

·       Each course is 3 credits outside India, 5 credits in India (L-T-P ratio of 3-0-2)

Mandatory Subjects (13 slots):·       Intro to the Vedas·       Paanini Vyakarana (4 levels)·       Saahitya (4 levels)·       Basic Nyaaya-vaisheshika and Miimaamsa·       Structure and method of Indic shaastras·       Term ProjectElective Subjects (3 slots):·       Veda stream: Rig, Yajus, Sama and Atharva veda·       Vedanga stream (2 levels): Yoga, Ayurveda, Jyotisha, Vedanta·       Foundations stream: Advanced Nyaaya-vaisheshika and Miimaamsa 

Register your Interest today! 
Fill out the Pre-registration form at

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc88qbcUqi5C2zWBFTLdPVKmGhRMvaHchu6vaTUzDDB7YQcyg/viewform

Upanayanam – Invitation in Sanskrit

उपनयनसंस्कारः 

उपनयनसंस्कारस्य आह्वानपत्रिका 

… तस्य मङ्गलमयोपनयनसंस्कारः … एतस्मिन् समये भविष्यति अस्मिन् पावनपर्वणि ब्रह्मबटुबह्मतेजः अभिवृध्दये समागन्तुं पावनपर्वशोभाभिवृद्धिं विधातुं च तत्रभवन्तः भवन्तः सादरं निमन्त्रयन् हर्षम् अनुभवामि |

(Video) #6 – Kalidasa’s Raghuvamsam – 2nd Sarga – Smt. Vidhya – Shloka 7

रघुवंशमहाकाव्यम् – द्वितीयः सर्गः – श्रीमती. विद्या रमेशः – संस्कृतभारती, चेन्नै

(Raghuvamsa Maha Kavyam – Second Sarga – Online weekly classes being conducted by Smt. Vidhya Ramesh, Samskrita Bharati, Chennai).

https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sanskrit-sessions/video-kalidasas-raghuvamsam-second-sarga-vidhya-ramesh/ This page contains the detailed notes of the shlokas covered in the sessions.

 

(Video) #5 – Kalidasa’s Raghuvamsam – 2nd Sarga – Smt. Vidhya – Shloka 6

रघुवंशमहाकाव्यम् – द्वितीयः सर्गः – श्रीमती. विद्या रमेशः – संस्कृतभारती, चेन्नै

(Raghuvamsa Maha Kavyam – Second Sarga – Online weekly classes being conducted by Smt. Vidhya Ramesh, Samskrita Bharati, Chennai).

https://nivedita2015.wordpress.com/sanskrit-sessions/video-kalidasas-raghuvamsam-second-sarga-vidhya-ramesh/ This page contains the detailed notes of the shlokas covered in the sessions.