Reviews from a few members of similar courses which started last year: 

I am enjoying the course immensely. Colette P (APA member) Read more

Sanskrit opens up a whole new world of understanding. Nitin M

This course opens up your mind to a whole new world of language and culture. When I look back, I marvel at how far I have come. I have a real feeling of achievement. Caroline S (BWY member)

I am thoroughly enjoying learning Sanskrit with Sanskrit@StJames. I am amazed at how much progress I have made in the last year - from not knowing the alphabet to gaining confidence in reading with some understanding,  and writing. The private web resources are extensive and tailored for each stage of development. I look forward to continuing my learning of this lovely language and the fascinating philosophy and culture associated with it. Sandra C (BWY member)

It is mentally challenging but very rewarding. I recommend learning Sanskrit to anyone and everyone. Dr Reena H

Studying Sanskrit is helping me improve my memory and concentration, and enhances my knowledge of other languages. Patrick S

Enjoying the experience. Interesting mix of topics within the lessons. Dr Deepa P

Being a Zoom class it is manageable alongside work commitments. Kanta P

David is a lovely teacher. Thanks to Helen and Sanskrit@StJames for the opportunity given. Dr Lakshmi S

“ I have been looking for a comprehensive yet beginner level course for Sanskrit in UK for the last 3 years. I was lucky to bump into the Sanskrit@StJames classes delivered by David and supported by Helen. Both David and Helen have vast experience in Sanskrit language and literature.  Not only is the course tailored for beginners but it is very well paced and comprehensive. It is on Zoom, recorded so that I can catch up and revise. I would recommend it for all age-groups who have a keen interest in this wonderful language, gateway to the scriptures in Hinduism. I consider myself very lucky and blessed to be a part of St James. “Dr Amulya M.



Latest update: 19.4.22