About this course
Sanskrit Pronunciation (L1)
This Sanskrit course introduces the student to foundational concepts of accurate Sanskrit pronunciation. By the end of this course, the students will be able to:
· Understand the necessity and importance of correct pronunciation
· Pronounce each letter, basic sounds and complex words with an acceptable level of accuracy
· Distinguish correct pronunciation of text from incorrect pronunciation
· Correctly pronounce selected daily prayers and verses
The course is based upon the book “Sanskrit Pronunciation: A Comprehensive Guide” by HH Lokanath Swami. (Students may purchase this book from Amazon).
Some exercise sheets will be provided separately to support the student’s learning in between sessions.
Anyone who is interested in tuning one’s tongue to perfect Sanskrit phonetics. This is a beginner’s level course but will cover the course contents in some detail. There are no pre-requisites for this course other than a recommended minimum age of 10 years.
NOTE: We will not cover the “chandas” or the meters in this course.
Provision of course material:
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