Why Study Sanskrit?

Vedic Sanskrit is widely thought to be the oldest language of the Indo-Iranian language family and the source from which our own language springs.Sculpture of Ganesha

It is a very effective aid in:

  • understanding the laws of creation
  • understanding spiritual concepts which are not capable of accurate expression in English
  • clarifying the mind through pure sounds
  • tuning the mind as an aid to self-realisation
  • learning much of value about one’s own language
  • speaking the truth, both to oneself and others