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Weekly Online Lecture Schedule

Senior protege of Swami Parthasarathy

NEW! The Fall of the Human Intellect


6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

The Eternities: Vedanta Treatise


9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

Practical Wisdom of Bhagavad Gita


9:30 AM – 10:45 AM

Question and Answer Session


6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Small Group Discussion


6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Free to attend. All timings Eastern

Explanation of Texts Being Covered in the Weekly Sessions

1) The Fall of the Human Intellect: Recommended for beginners, this book is the ideal introduction to the foundational principles of Vedanta philosophy and its practical application in your daily life.  Click here for text and e-book on Amazon

2) Vedanta Treatise: The seminal, comprehensive book on Vedanta philosophy authored by Swami A. Parthasarathy. A systematic explanation of the eternal principles of life and living in contemporary thought and language. Click here for Text and e-book on Amazon

3) The Bhagavad Gita: An ancient text consisting of 700 verses over 18 chapters that explains the Vedanta philosophy and its practical application in life; and also the means to attain the ultimate state of Self-Realization.Click here for e-book on Amazon Click here for text

4) Question and Answer Session: Meant primarily for our e-learning students but open to all. Questions previously submitted via email are answered and those who attend live online have an opportunity to clarify their doubts. You are welcome to submit your questions over email to info@vedantausa.org

5) Small Group Discussions: An opportunity to question and discuss philosophical and life questions with your peers in an interactive session. Moderated by Ritikaji, disciple of Swami Parthasarathy.

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