Exploring Hinduism - Cosmology and Calendar


Can be taken as a standalone course or as a University Credits Course part of Exploring Hinduism Certificate Program.

2 Batches - One in US timings and Other in Australian timings. Join the one that suits your local timings.

HUA Scholarships Available. Read on to know about the Course and learn how to Register and Avail Scholarship.

USA BATCH
To Be Announced
11:00 AM to 12: 30 PM EST
8:30 PM to 11:00 PM IST

AUSTRALIA BATCH
To Be Announced
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM AET
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM IST
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM CET
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM UK

Dr. D.K.Hari and Dr. D.K.Hema Hari of Bharath Gyan will be once again conducting one of their courses in their popular course - Exploring Hinduism series under the aegis of the Hindu University of America (HUA).

This course is open to all, across the globe.

It is meant for both teenagers, parents and grand parents, together or separately and will focus on exploring the spirit of Hinduism with an intent to stimulate meaningful conversation about Hinduism between teenagers and their parents.

This series of courses is designed to take discussion and contemplation from beyond the course window, into the portals of home, family and society.

Coming in this series of courses, this course, titled “Exploring Hinduism – Cosmology and Calendar of Hindu Civilization”, will take the explorer on a travel into the whorls of Space, to the very depths of Time in order to see the fundamentals that have gone to make up the Timekeeping tradition of the Hindus.

Why and where does the Hindu Calendar differ from the worldwide, commonly followed Gregorian Calendar?

This course will also examine whether the Hindu calendar is scientific and if so, how does it bear relevance to modern world?

It will also throw more light on how Hindu celebrations and traditions are in sync with Nature and break the myths that have dubbed them superstitious and belief based.

COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
In this course, students will

  1. Discover the timeless tradition of Timekeeping of the Hindus
  2. Learn of the immense grasp of Cosmology by the Hindus
  3. Learn of Hindu timekeeping terms such as Yuga etc.
  4. Understand Hindu Calendars
  5. Realize why Hindu events occur on different dates each year as compared to the Gregorian Calendar
  6. Understand how this method of Timekeeeping is highly scientific and is the need of the hour for the future.

COURSE DESIGN AND CLASS STRUCTURE

The Course has been designed as 10 online sessions of 100 minutes each that go to build up the picture successively.

There are 2 concurrent batches. One to suit US Timings and One to suit Australia - New Zealand / APAC Timings.

Invite you to join the batch that suits your local timings and schedule.

Course will be covered with 2 online sessions per week for USA and 1 online session per week for ANZ/APAC.

Watch Recording of a Webinar on the Course

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HUA Scholarships are available for those from Indian Sub continent - Bharat, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Myanmar, Afghanistan, etc. as well as from Girmitiya Countries (Mauritius, Seychelles, South Africa, Fiji, Suriname, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana, Barbados, St. Lucia, or other Caribbean Countries). Check if you are eligible. Apply here to get HUA Scholarship Coupon Code which can be used while registering on the registration page.

Once announced, a click here will take you to know more and register for the course.

To request for Full Course Fee Waiver available for Residents of Indian Subcontinent, Click Here.

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