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Course Name : Bhakti Shastri Online Course

The Bhakti Shastri Online course has four Subjects that are taught in 6 modules as shown below along with the weightage of assessments for each book.

NOTE: Once registration is done, you will get the zoom link in your Whatsapp and in registered email address

The Bhakti Sastri course has four Subjects that are taught in 6 modules as shown below along with the weightage of assessments for each book.

Books covered

  1. Bhagavad-gita
  2. Nectar of Instruction (Sri Upadesamrita)
  3. Sri Ishopanisad
  4. Nectar of Devotion (Sri Bhakti Rasamrita Sindhu)

Six Modules

  1. Bhagavad gita – Chapters 1-6 (BG1)
  2. Bhagavad gita – Chapters 7-12 (BG2)
  3. Bhagavad gita – Chapters 13-18 (BG3)
  4. Nectar of Instruction (NOI)
  5. Sri Isopanishad (ISO)
  6. Nectar of Devotion (NOD)

The students can do assessments of a module only after completing the assessments of the previous module. However, they can continue to attend the classes.

Duration One year

  • This includes course work & assessments
  • Can be extended up to 6 months if some candidates need more time to complete assessments.

PlatformClasses are conducted on zoom every Saturday and Sunday

Dates: 8th Jan 2022 to 18th Dec, 2022

Time: 4 to 5.30pm IST

Eligibility to enrol

  • A sincere desire to study and understand scriptures
  • Basic sastric knowledge and understanding
  • Practice of Krishna consciousness for at least one year
  • Chanting of 16 rounds & following 4 regulative principles
  • A recommendation letter from an ISKCON Authority/ temple president who knows the candidate well.

Teacher: Gauranga Darshan Das (Author | Dean, BVRC)

ATTENDANCE COMPULSARY 

In order to get the Bhakti sastri degree form ISKCON Board of Examinations, the candidate has to pass all the six modules within one and half year from the time of registration.

Weightage of Assessments for certification

 

Module

Book/ Chapters

Weightage

1

Bhagavad Gita Chapters 1-6

20 %

2

Bhagavad Gita Chapters 7-12

20 %

3

Bhagavad Gita Chapters 13-18

15 %

4

Nectar of Instruction (NOI)

10 %

5

Sri Isopanishad (ISO)

10 %

6

Nectar of Devotion (NOD)

25 %

 

 

100

 

Assessments standards

 

 

Type of Assessment

Description

Weightage

1

Closed Book Exams (MCQ)

200 questions

30-40%

2

Closed Book Exams (Subjective)

2500 words

3

Oral Sloka test  

45 slokas

4

Open Book Essays

5000 words

50-65%

5

Attendance & Conduct

Adequate

5-10 %

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Email: bvrc@ecovillage.org.in

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