His Divine Grace A.C.Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada pioneered an educational revolution all around the world with his pen, mightier than the sword and his words, powerfully transformational, to foist a unique challenge to the human intelligence on this planet.

At Bhaktivedanta Academy, the educational wing of Academia Turiya, several courses are offered to students in order to  facilitate in depth study of Vedic Scriptures at various levels.

For Beginners

GITA LIFE(English) / GITA SAARAM (Tamil):
Gita Life

An express study of the overview of Gita’s fundamentals, in six concise multimedia-assisted sessions.

Designed to assist working professionals and students who have the inclination but lack the time to undertake a detail study of the Bhagavad Gita.

Presented by His Holiness Bhakti Vinoda Swami Maharaj and his team.

An innovative interactive course, designed to systematically impart the evergreen principles of life, from traditional Vedic literature like the Bhagavad Gita, in a post-modern perspective.

Gita LifeTopics covered in the course:
1. Search for Happiness
2. Does God Exist?
3. Who am I?
4. One God or Many Gods?
5. Why do Bad Things Happen to Good People?
6. Practical Spirituality & Yoga

Course facilitation includes:

Talk shows, Slide Shows,Q & A session, Course material, Spiritual Guide Books and Sumptuous Dinner after session.

Certificate of participation is given to those who attend atleast 5 of the sessions.

For registration contact 9363316108 (Gita Life – English Sessions) and 9600661177 (Gita Saaram – Tamil Sessions)


Seminars on various topics of Vaishnava Philosophy in general and ISKCON’s Philoshopy in Particular.Designed to quench the thirst of any inquisitive learner of Gaudiya Philosophy


Classic Seminar Topics include,

Sadhana Bhakti and its practice.
What is Ekadasi . Why follow it ?
Worship of the Deity – Puja
Cooking for Krishna and honouring prasadam
Vaishnava Etiquette – The ornament of a Vaishnava !
What are the Regulative Principles and why we should follow them ?
Lord Chaitanya – The Golden Avatar. & The Pancatattva.
Vandanam – The power of Prayer
Education and our children – What they need to know and what we should teach them ?
Japa and its importance – Workshop
The Culture of Respect
Work & Worship of Krishna


Bhakti Vedanta Academy offers short, medium & long term certificate courses in the study and practical living of the Vedic Bhakti Sastras. Classes are conducted mostly during weekends & involve well-defined syllabus and course completion requirements. Course syllabii cover  Bhagavad Gita, SrimadBhagavatam and other titles.

Bhakti Pravesh: An entry level course to gradually usher the beginner in to the vast world of Vedic Vaisnava theology & practice.

Bhakti Sastri: A Certificate course on the Vedic Bhakti Sastras run under the auspices of Vaishnava Training & Education (VTE) recognized by ISKCON worldwide. The course is of 360 class hours duration and facilitates a thorough study of  Bhagavad-gita, Sri Isopanisad, Nectar of Instruction & Nectar of Devotion.

For more details contact 9363316108