Upcoming Courses

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.

Veda Course

A Three Month Residential Course for Men

The residential Veda Course is designed for those wishing to gain a foundational understanding of bhakti-yoga. Over a period of three months, the following modules are covered: Theology and Philosophy, Devotional Practice...Read More »


The Good Parenting Guide

with HG Sridama das and Kaishori devi dasi

“The two lasting bequests we can give our children: one is roots, the other is wings.”~ Hodding Carter Jnr

Scripture explains that one of the main duties of the...Read More »


Gundica Marjanam…

Cleansing the mirror of the heart

During Caitanya Maharapbhu’s 18 year stay in Jagannath Puri, the Lord would annually gather together hundreds of associates and together they would clean the Gundica Temple, in preparation for the Ratha Yatra and the arrival of Lord Jagannath. It was a...Read More »


The Path of Transformation…

Lessons from the Life of Dhruva

The Story of Dhruva Maharaj, described in the Fourth Canto of Srimad Bhagavatam, is profound and instructive in so many ways. A young prince, wounded by the ignominy of rejection from his...Read More »


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