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Developing will-power – agni
May 21, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm€70
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Agni is the most important, the most universal of the Vedic gods. The Rig Veda begins with a hymn to Agni. According to tradition, the japa or conscious repetition of this hymn reveals the knowledge Agni stands for.
The physical flame of Agni gives light all through the night amidst darkness and impels human beings to study or work. Similarly, the Divine Power of Agni is residing in every human being and pushing him towards progress.. Agni is the Divine Power or Will united with wisdom.
Agni is the mental force, will power, necessary for all action. it is Agni who makes the Divine knowledge of the Sun accessible to human beings.
Join us for this 3 class course to learn the first hymn in the Rig Veda dedicated to Agni. This hymn can be cultivated to be a beautiful daily practice, developing the power of the will within us, allowing us to do our work with supreme aspiration and keeping us untiringly on the path of yoga.
The course is suitable for all levels.
Dates & Syllabus:
21st May – Introduction to Rig Veda, mantra 1-3 of Rig Veda, meaning
28th May – Mantras 4-6 of Rig Veda and meaning
4th June – Mantras 7-9 of Rig Veda and meaning
(The course may extend to June 11th in case one of these dates need to be rescheduled).
Course fee: 70EUR
70EUR for full course including lifetime access to online support platform which will help you with recordings of the mantras for practice in between classes and for future reference and practice. The online platform will also have key words and meaning and all the Vedic phonetic rules you will need to remember for correct recitation.