Level 9

(Age 14)


  • Prayers: Beginning of Class
  • Purana Vidya (Part 9)
  • Prayers: End of Class


  1. Overview of Ramayana and Mahabharatha with emphasis on core values.
  2. Discussion of Importance of Value and the Values.
  3. Importance of Avatara.
  4. Who is Isvara?
    • Discussion of how to look at the jagat and appreciate an Isvara, how to see the intelligently put-together “creation” and infer a creator and then go into the nature of that Isvara and how to “understand” (not “believe”) Isvara as material and the maker and then, appreciate that Isvara without a feeling of alienation as the Order.
  5. Four Purusharthas.
    • Purusharthas leading to moksha as the goal and introduction to the fundamental human problem.
  6. Fundamental Human Problem.
    • Introduction to the need for a Pramana and why other available Pramanas do not help us here.
  7. Veda as a Pramana, Vedas as an oral tradition, 14X Vedic Knowledge.
  8. Follow the Purana Vidya Books (9-12) on Sanatana Dharma, Religious culture, Vedic Knowledge and Introduction to Gita.
  9. Karma – Rebirth – Moksha, Jivan Mukti.
  10. Glory of Hinduism.
  11. Symbolism of Jyoti/Deepam.
  12. Myths of casteism.


Core Reference Books:

  • Purna Vidya (Part 9)
  • Hinduism by Anantanand Rambachan
  • Hindu Dharma – basics and beyond by Swami Viditatmananda