COURSE NAME: Cultural Education
PROGRAM: B.Sc. Biotechnology and B.Sc. Microbiology
- Module 1
Relevance of Srirama and Sri Krishna in the scientific age
Lessons from epic of India
Ramayana and Mahabharata
- Module 2
Vidura neeti- Wise man, Rulers dharma, Story-King Shibi
- Module 3
Karma- Role and theory of re incarnation
Bagavad gita –Introduction
Action without desire
- Module 4
Awakening of Universal motherhood, Role & Position of Women in Indian Society – Great women of India, rishikas in the Vedas, women characters in the epics, decline of women’s status.
- Module 5
Indian Society: Its Strengths and Weaknesses –family values, social values, community values etc., varnashrama, caste, dowry etc.
- Module 6
Overview of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras with focus on value systems mentioned in Yama and Niyama- Yoga system for Personality refinement
Heroism and patriotism in Modern India
- Cultural Education: Reading Material for students - prepared by Cultural Education Dept., Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.
- Mother of Sweet Bliss – a biography of Mata Amritanandamayi Devi