Veda 301: Bhakti Yoga

Love, Pure Love, Divine Love...

What is love? Pure love? Divine love? How can it be practiced, and how does that practice become perfect? Bhakti-Rasāmṛta-Sindhu, the definitive guide to the yoga of divine love, answers all these questions beautifully.

17 Class Sessions:
(1) Definition of love (uttama-bhakti)
(2) Six qualities & three stages of bhakti
(3) Definition of practicing love (sādhana-bhakti)
(4) Preliminary do’s and don’ts
(5) Practices
(6) Most important practices. Clarifications.
(7) Rāgānugā sādhana - Definition & Qualification
(8) Rāgānugā sādhana - Practices
(9) Realized love (bhāva-bhakti)
(10) Perfect love (prema-bhakti)
(11) Ingredients of rasa
(12) Fundamental affections (sthayi-bhava)
(13) Stimulants of affection (vibhava)
(14) Expressions of affection (anubhava)
(15) Reflexive expressions (sāttvika-bhava)
(16) Feelings (sañcārī-bhava)
(17) The five rasas and their mixutres

Enrollment Options

Group Study

Live online class sessions (video) with at least one other students; with class recordings, presentation notes, homework questions, and homework answers. I comment on and correct your homework answers, and you can ask any questions during the online sessions, or via email.

Note: Course cannot begin until there are at least two other students with a compatible schedules. It's easiest / best if you enroll along with two friends, but otherwise I can still put you on a waiting list.

Contact me by email to enroll or inquire.

Tuition: $360

Enroll: Group Study