Kṛṣṇa Conscious Gṛhastha-āśrama

Basic Information

Additional Information

Your Next-of-kin

In the unlikely event of an emergency, who can we contact?

A Reference

We require a reference from your Temple President or other local authority. Once you have submitted your registration, we will send them our standard reference questionnaire by email. Please contact your authority separately, and let them know to expect this email. They should complete it and send by return email as soon as possible. Please note that you will not be able to begin your course unless we have received this reference.

Dates:

12.02.2018 - 18.02.2018

Service Charges:
Rs. 500

Diving deep into the Bhaktivedanta purports, this course aims to provide a comprehensive and practical understanding of what it means to be a householder practicing Kṛṣṇa consciousness according to teachings of our Founder-Acarya A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Śrīla Prabhupāda.

The Topics:

  • Principles of Kṛṣṇa conscious marriage
  • Dynamics of Gṛhastha life:
    • The better half – decoding the husband-wife relationship
    • Understanding misunderstandings
    • Small things – Big difference
  • Divorce:
    • The artificial law
    • This is tapasya
  • Kṛṣṇa conscious parenting:
    • Children as part of married life
    • Kṛṣṇa conscious parenting
    • Educating Vaikuṇṭha children
    • Brahmacāri training for boys
    • Chastity for Girls
  • Overview of  Saṁskāras
    • Garbhādhāna-saṁskāra
    • Importance
    • The right time & other considerations
    • The other important saṁskāras.
  • Accepting Vānaprastha-āśrama:
    • The need
    • The right time
    • The conduct

Who can take this course:

Almost anyone. Those who are:

  • planning to get married;
  • just married;
  • already married;
  • needing guidance;
  • Parents;
  • Gṛhastha counsellors;
  • aspiring vānaprasthas.