Sanskrit for Philosophy students worldwide

Term 1 of the Foundation course is offered to those students on Philosophy courses in the School who have no knowledge of Sanskrit. Those Philosophy students with some knowledge may join at the appropriate level.

Sanskrit - May Term 2022

For further information or to register for any of the following courses, please contact Paul Douglas. Times are local to the tutor’s location. New York is generally 5 hours behind UK, W and E Australia are generally 7-8 or 10-11 hours ahead respectively, and S Africa is 1 or 2 hours ahead.

Foundation Course

Ten terms starting with the alphabet, continuing with simple sentences, stories, pronunciation, chanting, grammatical concepts, basic sandhi and some philosophy.

Times are local to the tutor’s location. 

Level  Local Time  Location Tutor Course dates
Sanskrit Beginners Tues 7am UK
Georgina Melville
3 May to 12 July*
Sanskrit 2 Thurs 12pm UK David Hockley
5 May to 14 July*
Sanskrit 3 Fri 12pm UK Sudhir Khanolkar           6 May to 9 July
Sanskrit 4 Sat 12pm UK Geraldine Hay 7 May to 16 July*
Sanskrit 5A Tues 7am UK Christine Tadd 3 May to 12 July*
Sanskrit 5B Thurs 12pm UK Brigid McElroy 5 May to 14 July*
Sanskrit 6 Mon 4pm W Australia Gai Kroczek 16 May to 18 July
Sanskrit 7 Wed 12pm UK  Odile Wythe 4 May to 13 July*
Sanskrit 8 Thurs 6pm UK Jeffrey Sapiro 5 May to 14 July*
Sanskrit 9 Sat 7am E Australia    Matthew Dunstan 21 May to 23 July

 

Further Sanskrit Courses (after completion of the Foundation Course or equivalent)

Level  Local Time  Location Tutor Course dates
Further Skt 1 Sun 8.45am UK John Quick 8 May to 10 July
Further Skt 2 Sat 11.15am            UK Annick Hardaker 7 May to 16 July*
Further Skt 5 Mon 8.30pm Dublin Michael Delaney 9 May to 4 July
Further Skt 5 Thurs 6.00pm UK Priscilla Park-Weir 5 May to 14 July*
Further Skt 5 Thurs 12noon UK Irena Nicoll 5 May to 14 July*
Further Skt 6 Sun 7am UK John Quick 8 May to 10 July
Shastra Study Sun 3pm UK Nick Street 8 May to 10 July
Ramayana 2 Thurs 4.30pm W. Aust Gai Kroczek 19 May to 21 July

 


Panini - Laghusiddhanta Kaumudi (after completion of the Foundation Course)

Level  Local Time  Location Tutor Course dates
Chapter 1

Sun 4pm W Australia
/7am UK

W Australia Jayanthi Subramaniam 15 May to 17 July
Chapter 6

Sun 4.15pm UK
/8.15am Arizona

USA Niall Mandal 8 May to 10 July
Chapter 35  Mon 7am UK Paul Douglas 16 May to 18 July

 

* with half term break

             

Times    

UK timings are Greenwich Mean Time / British Summer Time.