fbpx

Courses

Hindu Contributions to the world in the realm of matter

Hindu Contributions to the world in the realm of matter

HSF1002 - This course explores the contributions of the Hindus to the world in the realm of matter, which has ... Read More
Ramayana for Excellence in Management and Leadership

Ramayana for Excellence in Management and Leadership

HSF3301 -This course aims to introduce Srimad Ramayana as an important literature in teaching and learning excellence in management and ... Read More
Sankhya Darshana through the Sankhya Karika – Part I

Sankhya Darshana through the Sankhya Karika – Part I

HSF3201 - This Course is the first of a two-part course series presenting an in-depth exploration of Sankhya Darshana (Philosophy) ... Read More
The Renaissance of Sanatana Dharma  In the Light of Sri Aurobindo

The Renaissance of Sanatana Dharma  In the Light of Sri Aurobindo

HSF3101 - More than any one single figure, Sri Aurobindo prophesied that the renaissance of Sanatana Dharma was necessary for ... Read More
Introduction to Hindu Philosophy: ‘Shad Darshanas’

Introduction to Hindu Philosophy: ‘Shad Darshanas’

HSF2001 - This course will introduce the student to the six traditional perspectives of Hindu Philosophy, i.e., the orthodox (Aastika ... Read More
Living our Svadharma in a contemporary world

Living our Svadharma in a contemporary world

HSF1101 - A practical guide to - living our svadharma. Living in the contemporary world is fraught with conflicts in ... Read More
Establishing the Importance of Hindu Studies in an Academic Setting

Upanishadic Dialogues – I: The Chandogya Upanishad

HSF3001 - This course will explore the metaphysics of Hindu Philosophy through a detailed analysis of the dialogue between Sage ... Read More
Reason and Revelation in Hindu Philosophy

Reason and Revelation in Hindu Philosophy

HSF6006 - This basic course in Hindu philosophy introduces the theory of knowledge and valid criteria for obtaining knowledge (i.e., ... Read More
An Immersive exploration of the iconic "Autobiography of  a Yogi"

An Immersive exploration of the iconic “Autobiography of a Yogi”

YOG2100 - Of all the books that spread Hindu dharma beyond India, none has had as much impact as Paramahansa ... Read More
Holiday Season Gift Course

Holiday Season Gift Course

This Holiday Season, light a lamp of knowledge by gifting a HUA course(s) to your family and friends. Your Gift ... Read More
Lessons from Valmiki Ramayana

Lessons from Valmiki Ramayana

HSF 1005 - This course will help the participants get a well-versed understanding of the story, lessons, and teachings of ... Read More
Bhagavad-Gita for the Beginner – Sadhana

Bhagavad-Gita for the Beginner – Sadhana

HSF1004 - Bhagavad-Gita for the Beginner – Sadhana is the first part of a three-part sequence of courses titled Sadhana, ... Read More
Hinduism and Conflict Resolution

Hinduism and Conflict Resolution

CPS 5502 -  The course explores Hindu ideas and their relevance for conflict resolution. A late payment fee of $50 ... Read More
The Yoga of the Yoga Sutras

The Yoga of the Yoga Sutras

YOG2002 - This course takes the students into a journey of exploration of yoga as enunciated in the yoga sutras ... Read More
Intermediate Sanskrit - Exercises in Cases Moods, and Suffixes

Intermediate Sanskrit – Exercises in Cases Moods, and Suffixes

SAN0007 - Refresh knowledge of tenses and vibhaktis; Read and comprehend hitopadesha stories; Engage in everyday conversations; Comprehend longer stories, ... Read More
Intermediate Sanskrit - Tenses & Usage

Intermediate Sanskrit – Tenses & Usage

SAN0005 -  Refresh knowledge of tenses and vibhaktis; Read and comprehend hitopadesha stories; Engage in everyday conversations; Comprehend longer stories, ... Read More
Advaita, Viśiśtādvaita and Dvaita – The three flavors of Vēdānta śāstra

Advaita, Viśiśtādvaita and Dvaita – The three flavors of Vēdānta śāstra

TAT4001 - Hindu Thought provides for the simultaneous co-existence of varied perspectives on the nature of ultimate Reality. When developed ... Read More
grammar

Bhagavad-Gita for the Beginner -Sodhana

HSF2004 - Bhagavad-Gita for the Beginner SODHANA is the second part of a three-part sequence of courses titled Sadhana, Sodhana ... Read More
Reconstructing Hindu History – The Commissions

Reconstructing Hindu History – The Commissions

HAM4201 - This course is the first of a two-quarter course sequence that examines the scientific evidence emerging in contemporary ... Read More
Hindu Musical Traditions -  A Cultural Immersion

Hindu Musical Traditions – A Cultural Immersion

TAT3101 - This course is the first in a 2-Course sequence in the Hindu Musical Traditions – Shastriya Sangeet. Hindu ... Read More
Prefixes, Compounds, Sanskrit Maxims & Analogies

Prefixes, Compounds, Sanskrit Maxims & Analogies

(SAN2004) Gain proficiency in the prefixes / upasargas, 4 more types of sandhis, anvaya-krama,  and one more laukeeka-nyAya (maxims / ... Read More
Conjugates, Active, Passive, & Impersonal Voices, Sanskrit Literature

Conjugates, Active, Passive, & Impersonal Voices, Sanskrit Literature

SAN2002 - Gain proficiency in the 4 types of conjugates (sandhis), anvaya-krama, Atmanepada, passive voice, bhAve-prayoga, and “kta” usage, through ... Read More
Basic Sanskrit Vocabulary and Structure

Basic Sanskrit Vocabulary and Structure

SAN1002 - Gain proficiency in using the three tenses, verbal forms and classifications, past-participles, gerunds, infinitives, and prefixes, through stories ... Read More
Freedom and Reality: An Introduction to Advaita Vedanta

Freedom and Reality: An Introduction to Advaita Vedanta

(HSF5004) - Who am I, really? Why am I here?  Why do we suffer?  Is there any solution to the ... Read More
vedanta

Applied Vedic Science – Basic (Vedanta)

(SAN8107) - The Vedic body of knowledge provides scope for different interpretations even when connected with the same objectives. Particularly, ... Read More
advanced ayurveda

Applied Vedic Science – Advanced (Āyurveda)

(SAN9105) - This course provides an in-depth appreciation of the science and practice of Āyurveda, through a study of one ... Read More
universe

Applied Vedic Science – Advanced (Jyotisha)

(SAN9106) - Jyotiṣa (loosely translated as astrology/astronomy), described as the eyes of the Vedas, uses mathematical calculations as tools for ... Read More
Sāhitya - IV

Sāhitya – IV

(SAN8103) - This course explores the features of prose and campū literature in Sanskrit and provides an illustration of each ... Read More
Vyākaraṇa – II

Vyākaraṇa – II

(SAN6102) - The course involves the study of sections of the Laghu-siddhānta-kaumudī pertaining to the technical terms, rules of interpretation ... Read More
holistic yoga

Applied Vedic Sciences Basic (Yoga)

(SAN8104) - This course introduces the categories of Yoga with their respective definitions, based on the Yogasūtras of Patañjali along ... Read More
Vedas

The Vedas (Ṛgveda)

(SAN6101) - The course provides an overview of the features, structure, and contents of the Ṛgveda as well as provides ... Read More
Team project

Term Project – Sanskrit Studies

(MAM401) - At the end of 36 Credit-hours of course work, students will have an adequate introduction to the subjects ... Read More
Orientation to Hindu Studies

Orientation to Hindu Studies

HSF5000 - An overview of the unique programs, areas of study and courses offered by Hindu University of America. Preliminary ... Read More
Beginning Sanskrit - Script & Sounds

Beginning Sanskrit – Script & Sounds

SAN0001-Pronounce and write Sanskrit syllables and words correctly; Build a vocabulary of Sanskrit words and phrases; Start using simple etiquette ... Read More
Beginning Sanskrit - Words & Vocabulary

Beginning Sanskrit – Words & Vocabulary

SAN0002 - Master the combined letters (samyukta-akSharANi); Recognize and use Objective (2nd) Case and Locative (7th) Cases; Engage in simple ... Read More
Beginning Sanskrit - Proverbs & Stories

Beginning Sanskrit – Proverbs & Stories

SAN0004- Refresh knowledge of tenses and vibhaktis; Read and comprehend hitopadesha stories; Engage in everyday conversations; Comprehend longer stories, essays, ... Read More