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 - September 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 Intro Tues 2.30pm UK    Linda Thompson 27 Sept to 06 Dec*
Sanskrit 2 Tues 7am UK
Georgina Melville
27 Sept to 06 Dec*
Sanskrit 3 Thurs 12pm UK David Hockley
29 Sept to 08 Dec*
Sanskrit 4 Fri 12pm UK Sudhir Khanolkar           30 Sept to 02 Dec
Sanskrit 5A Sat 12pm UK Geraldine Hay 24 Sept to 03 Dec*
Sanskrit 5B Tues 7am UK Christine Tadd 27 Sept to 06 Dec*
Sanskrit 6 Thurs 12pm UK Brigid McElroy 29 Sept to 08 Dec*
Sanskrit 7 Mon 4pm W Australia Gai Kroczek 26 Sept to 28 Nov*
Sanskrit 8 Wed 12pm UK  Odile Wythe 28 Sept to 07 Dec*
Sanskrit 9 Thurs 6pm UK Jeffrey Sapiro 29 Sept to 08 Dec*

 

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

Level  Local Time  Location Tutor Course dates
Further Skt 2 Sun 8.45am UK John Quick 02 Oct to 04 Dec
Further Skt 3 Sat 11.15am            UK Annick Hardaker 01 Oct to 10 Dec
Further Skt 5 Mon 8.30pm Dublin Michael Delaney 26 Sept to 28 Nov
Further Skt 5 Thurs 6.00pm UK Priscilla Park-Weir 29 Sept to 08 Dec*
Further Skt 5 Thurs 12noon UK Irena Nicoll 29 Sept to 08 Dec*
Further Skt 6 Sun 7am UK John Quick 02 Oct to 04 Dec
Shastra Study Sun 3pm UK Nick Street 02 Oct to 04 Dec
Ramayana 2 Thurs 4.30pm W. Aust Gai Kroczek 29 Sept to 01 Dec

 


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

Level  Local Time  Location Tutor Course dates
Chapter 2

Sun 2pm W Australia
/7am UK

W Australia Jayanthi Subramaniam 02 Oct to 04 Dec
Chapter 8

Sun 4.15pm UK
/8.15am Arizona

USA Niall Mandal 02 Oct to 04 Dec
Chapter 41 Mon 7am UK Paul Douglas 26 Sept to 05 Dec *

 

* with half term break

             

Times    

UK timings are Greenwich Mean Time / British Summer Time.