Introduction to the Bhagavad Gita
Jai Nitai dasa is an accomplished teacher of Vedic knowledge having lectured regularly at various London universities and organisations whilst also making several TV appearances representing vaishnava culture in London.
As a practitioner of bhakti yoga for over 25 years, he is also the president of the celebrated ISKCON-London Radha Krishna Temple in central London.
The Bhagavad Gita is universally renowned as the jewel of India’s spiritual wisdom. Spoken by Lord Krishna His intimate disciple Arjuna, the Gita’s seven hundred concise verses provide a definitive guide to the science of self realization.
For those just beginning their journey into Vedic thought, at initial glance the Bhagavad Gita may seem to be an intimidating study but in this course Jai Nitai dasa, breaks down the 5 core topics in to easy to understand sections. His approachable and engaging teaching style makes these technical subjects a joy to learn.
In this course the 5 main topics discussed are:
· Atma – the science of the soul
· Isvara – God, does he exist?
· Karma – the science of action and reaction
· Prakriti – the material nature
· Kala – the science of time
The student will gain an essential understanding for this great text as well a have a chance to develop alternative perspectives.
Join us as we explore these topics in depth.