Live Small Group Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy Personal Study Workshop Modules Two to Three


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The Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy Modules Two to Three Prerequisites, Dates, Fees and Bookings

Prospective students will have successfully completed:
– The Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy eStudy Online Module One or
– Or, the Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy Module One Workshop

For further information on timings, fees, and bookings, or to arrange a free meeting to chat about your interest please go to the Live Group Study Modules Overview page on:

Live Small Group Yoga Practice & Yoga Texts Modular Overview

– See the World through Spirit whilst Living within the Field of Nature

The Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy 2-day Modular Workshops are limited to a maximum of five students to allow for a personalised approach and in-depth transmission between teacher and student.

Based in the Cotswolds, they are intended for those Yoga students who, having completed 
an Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy Module One, wish to further explore, through 2-day workshops, the primary principles and teachings from T Krishnamacharya and TKV Desikachar teachings on the Sāṃkhya Kārikā and how they inspire and guide our Yoga either for personal development or, if relevant, to enhance professional skills.

The Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy Modular Workshops focus topics are listed below for each of the 2-day Modules:

  • Module Two – 10 hours
     Sāṃkhya Kārikā verses 1-36 with the commentaries of Krishnamacharya and Desikachar
  • Module Three – 10 hours
     Sāṃkhya Kārikā verses 37-73 with the commentaries of Krishnamacharya and Desikachar

These two Modules offer an in-depth verse-by-verse study of the Sāṃkhya Kārikā. It is an opportunity for a Yoga student from any Yoga background or style to experience an in-depth exploration of the Sāṃkhya Kārikā of Īśvara Kṛṣṇa over two 2-day Workshops.

A Śloka by Śloka study workbook with a verse-by-verse translation and word-by-word index for all the verses is included as part of the Course Manual for all participating students.

Live Small Group Art of Sāṃkhya Philosophy Module Two to Three topics offer over 10 hours each 2-day module:

  • Exploring key concepts that surround this teaching.
  • How the Sāṃkhya Kārikā can link to personal practice goals.
  • What are the key verses?
  • In-depth exploration of the key verses of the Sāṃkhya Kārikā.
  • Linking each verse to the meditative path in Yoga.
  • Which concepts from the Sāṃkhya Kārikā are most relevant to us?
  • How to prioritize short-term and long-term goals in Sāṃkhya.
  • Learning to read the Sāṃkhya signposts for our personal journey.
  • Why the view is a helpful foundation for practice and life.
  • Learning to look from the Sāṃkhya Kārikā at our relationship with others.
  • Linking the Sāṃkhya Kārikā to the ebb and flow of daily life.
  • Informal support of a practical nature through review, reading, questions for reflection and guidelines for core and developmental personal study processes