The College of Vedic Studies is based at the Hare Krishna temple. The College offers a range of educational, spiritual and practical courses and workshops based on the ancient teachings of the Vedas - from yoga to music; and spiritual transformation starting with simple courses all the way up to gaining a Shastric philosophical degree.The courses are highly accessible to people from all walks of life, presenting Vedic teachings in a practical, simple and interactive way. They allow the benefits of a time-honoured tradition to reach a modern audience, and are designed to equip anyone with the skills and knowledge to improve their life in many areas – relationships, enjoyment, health and spiritual development.
The College is recognised as a Centre to deliver National Open College Network Qualifications. The College strives to become a centre of excellence for the practice and teaching of Vedic culture and tradition. We aim to propagate Vedic theology and principles.
A synthesis of ancient philosophy & latest science – with Akhandadhi das
In this four-part series, Akhandadhi das tries to resolve the big questions:
What is consciousness?
What’s moving matter?
What is life?
What’s driving the Universe?
If you’re dismayed with...Read More »
with Gaur Gopal das
with Kripamoya das
“Just try to learn the truth by approaching a spiritual master. Inquire from him submissively and render service unto him. The self-realized souls can impart knowledge unto you because they have seen the truth.”
- Bhagavad-gita 4.34
Scriptures are...Read More »
Prabhupada would often write “I hope this meets you in good health” in his letters. We know we are not the body, but how do we ensure that we keep the body, which in another one of Krishna’s instruments, in a good condition...Read More »