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Summer School 2017 - Vyasa-Valmiki-Kalidasa

Highlights

  • Introduction to the works of Vālmīki, Vyāsa, and Kālidāsa: the basis of Indian knowledge traditions
    • Underlying philosophy of Epic Culture
    • Guṇa, Dharma, Nīti (values, morals and ethics) in Indian epic tradition
    • Epics as practical examples of the theories of Indian śāstras
  • Influence of these masters from pre-history to the present
    • The fabric of pan-Indian society
    • Living Traditions: from governance to economics, from concepts of Divinity to symbolism in rituals, from festivals to language expressions
  • Introduction to Guṇāḍhya, the composer of the Bṛhatkathā
  • Art expresses Philosophy &Philosophy as Art
    • Inspiration Source for art expressions: regional Indian literature, music , dance, theater, storytelling & puppetry traditions, painting, sculpture, movies, tele-serials, diverse media
  • Journey of exploration through lectures, lec-dems, performances.
  • Cultural site trip

For registration and more information - http://summerschool2017.chinfo.org/

Event Details
Event Start Date 17 June 2017
Event End Date 26 June 2017
Registration Start Date 02 January 2017
Category Outreach Programmes
Suggested Donation
Venue Chinmaya International Foundation Adi Sankara Nilayam, Adi Sankara Marg Veliyanad, Ernakulam – 682313
Contact Detail Arundhati Sundar: +91-90619-72220 Arjun Bharadwaj: +91-98451-01718 Email: summerschool@chinfo.org
Acharya Shatavadhani Dr. R. Ganesh, Resource Faculty: Arjun Bharadwaj, Shashi Kiran B. N.
Text Covered The immortal literary works of Vālmīki, Vyāsa, and Kālidāsa.
Language English
Type
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