Sasyam सस्यम्, is a beginner level weekly Samskritam course for those familiar with Devanaagari script and ready to foray into learning Samskritam.
Sasyam is an introductory Sanskrit course aimed to enable the student to comfortably read and comprehend short stories, subhashitams and dialogues. By the end of the course, students would be capable of conversing in simple Sanskrit by asking and answering simple questions. He would be capable of parsing sentences and recognizing fragments. Sasyam course helps the student to develop grounding in grammar which could enable him to write and narrate simple stories as well.
This course will enable the students to take up Samskrita Bharati’s Pravesha (Level-1) Examination.
Haripriya Kidambi teaches Samskritam at Arsha Seva Kendram. She has done her MA in Samskritam in Alankarashastrah from Karnataka Sanskrit University, Bangalore. She has been teaching BhagavadGita, Amarakosha and Shrimad Bhagavatha puranam for past several years. Recently she has taken up teaching Samskritam.
1. Abhyasapustakam (Sanskrit/English)
2. "Sarala Series" - 4 main books + three workbooks = 7 books
3. Bhaashaapraveshah (Part-1)
4. Bhaashaapraveshah (Part-2)
5. Infant Reader - No. 1
All these books are also available online, which will supplement the study.
Familiarity with Devanaagari script.
This beginner level COLLEGE QUALITY COURSE is ideal for those with family and professional commitments who are unable to attend live classes, but would easily watch videos of classes later to catch up.