A number of educational activities are currently being conducted on a weekly and monthly basis at various locations in Sydney by GOD for both children and adults.
Please write to firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more information or to enrol in any of the classes.
Monthly Study Classes for Children
A structured education program/study class for children aged 5 – 12 years, called “Gopa Kuteeram” was launched on Sunday, 16th August 2009. The aim of the program is to bring children together to learn about the various aspects of the Hindu religion and the universal values and to enable them to assimilate these qualities from a young area. The classes are conducted on the 3rd Sunday of every month in English and are open to all children in the community. The classes are offered on a NO FEE basis to the participating children.
Day: 4th Sunday of every month
Time: 4.00 – 5.30 pm
Venue: Parramatta Scout Hall, Webb Street, Parramatta
Teachers: Saroja Narayanan & Jayashree Ramakrishnan
Age group of children: 5 – 12 years
Program schedule: Chanting, Prayer, Slokas, bhajans, Back to Basics – Story on God, It is good to be GOOD – virtue/value of the month, Worship time, Game time and conclude with chanting
Monthly Study Groups for Adults
A regular monthly study group expounding the holy text, Srimad Bhagavatham is conducted once a month in Sydney. The study group class aims to learn to chant he dhyana slokas, Pancha sthuthis and Pancha Geetham from Srimad Bhagavatham, aided by the audio recorded version of the poems and songs rendered by Poornima. Kumarasami. The group also discusses the salient features and the meaning of each chapter/Canto of Srimad Bhagavatham.
Day: 1st Friday of every month
Time: 8 pm – 9 pm
Venue: Residence of one of the members
Program schedule: Chanting of dhyana slokas of Srimad Bhagavatham, learning to recite a new sthuthi/Geetham, group discussion on each chapter/canto of Srimad Bhagavatham and learning a few bhajans.