International Sanskrit Examination Resource

7 Term Sanskrit Course for Yoga Practitioners

 
 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q My Brainscape app won’t let me unlock cards beyond the third family. 

A Use the link in the Week 1 homework sheet, then follow instructions to create your own account.

Q Where can I find the links to the prayers and the vocabulary for each week of the course?

A In the Term 1 Supplementary booklet CLICK HERE

Q Should I be with the same tutor in the breakout groups each week?

 A No, not necessarily. The groups are regularly rearranged in size and composition to meet different needs.

Q How can I easily type the transliteration?

A Go to Lexilogos  It also has a link to some Sanskrit dictionaries (also see bottom of this page).

 

EXTRA RESOURCES

Reading Practice:

Sanskrit: An Introductory Course:  Reading exercises 55 - 69  No password needed.

Krishna Book 1 Reading practice pages to go with Series One Video 5: Samples   If you would like to order these books for EXTRA, NOT COMPULSORY, practice follow these links: Krishna Book 1  Krishna Book 2

GITA VERSES: 

Listen to IGCSE Bhagavad Gita verses

1. (Gabriella): YouTube    List of verses  Note that 1st one on Gabriella's recording is not on IGCSE syllabus - just an important intro! Also transliteration is not all correct! 

2. (Elena): See links at front of Supplementary Book

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

ONLINE DICTIONARIES

www.sanskrita.org  Follow instructions for Kyoto transliteration method when putting in search. You won't need this for our course but some people are curious. There are lots of online dictionaries.

TYPING IN DEVANAGARI

Simple way to do it: https://www.lexilogos.com/keyboard/sanskrit_devanagari.htm

 

FOR QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT: h.harper@stjamesschools.co.uk 

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Latest update 23.3.21