15 Weeks – 100% online
JANUARY 11TH, 2022
Ashtanga Hridayam is one of the three major literary works of Ayurveda. The course will include Suthrasthana chapters 9-10. This text is composed by eminent scholar Vagbhatta and has 7,120 verses written in a poetic style for an easy recital. Written in the second half of the 7th century AD, Ashtanga Hridayam is considered as the heart (hridaya) of the eight branches (ashtanga) of Ayurveda and presents a comprehensible account of Ayurvedic knowledge simply and understandably. The Ashtanga Hridayam continues to serve as a root source for Ayurvedic philosophy and teachings. Completion of Part I or II is not necessary to understand and enjoy Part III. In Ashtangahrudyam III you will be learning the core concepts of Ayurvedic pharmacology.
SCU’s Ayurveda program is offering this course in collaboration with Amrita School of Ayurveda, Amrita Viswa Vidyapeetham (University). The course will be taught by Vaidya P. Rammanohar from Amrita University.
This course is delivered 100% online with set attendance times every Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. – 8: 00 p.m. PST. The course runs for 15 weeks.
This 100% online course is taught on Tuesday evenings from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Pacific Standard Time. Ashtanga Hridayam Part III will cover Suthrasthana chapters 9-10.
At the end this course students will:
None. This course is open to all students who want to learn Ayurveda, Ayurveda professionals, or other health care practitioners who would like to have a more in-depth understanding of Ayurveda classical literature. Completion of Part I or II is not necessary to understand and enjoy Part III.
Acceptance to SCU as a student is not required to attend this course and students do not earn university credit or a grade.
Refund Policy: No refunds are available for this course.
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