COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Indian Classics for the Twenty-first Century
Course Code: 
15HUM235
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Indian Classics for the Twenty-first Century' is a course offered in the B. Tech. programs at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Introductory study of the Bhagavad Gita and the Upanishads.

Unit 2

The relevance of these classics in a modern age.

Unit 3

Goals of human life - existential problems and their solutions in the light of these classics etc.

  • The Bhagavad Gita, Commentary by Swami Chinmayananda