A Centre for Sanskrit and Spirituality

Patriotism

I started my first online Sanskrit class on November 2018 and I am extremely grateful to all those who trusted me and joined my class. It was a wonderful batch with a bunch of very nice people of different ages. One among them was Ms.Shobha Varthaman. She joined a bit...

Laughter is the best medicine

Three 12th standard students, Shreya, Netra and Haseena were coming to me for Sanskrit tuitions. I loved teaching them because they used to make the class very lively with all their jokes and giggles. Before they even rang the bell of my house, I would know that they...

Christmas celebration in a Waldorf school

It was my first Christmas celebration at Akshar and I must say it that it was wonderful and I loved it. The dress code for the day was red so I had worn a red dress and I was at school at 8:50. All the cute little kids dressed in red started coming in. I was asked to...

Who is doing the favor?

Arya is a mischievous but a very intelligent 12 year old boy who used to come to me for Sanskrit tuition. He is extremely naughty and to make him sit down for studying was a big task initially. But I have never scolded him or threatened or forced him to study. I...

Sensitive Sanskrit Sounds

This is a small anecdote that happened to my student Shreya when she was in 6th grade. Now she is in 12th standard and comes to me for Sanskrit tuition. Shreya was studying in a school in Mangalore when she was in 6th standard. It was the ‘Sanskrit day’...

SILENT TIME – In a Waldorf School

In a Waldorf school everything starts with a silent time. Be it a story session or a birthday celebration or even a teachers’ meeting. The school starts at 9.00 a.m but for teachers it starts at 8.50 a.m. Those 10 minutes are reserved for teacher’s silent...