Dr. David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri) is one of the main Americans to bring Jyotish to the West. He has correlated Vedic Astrology with Ayurveda, done extensive research in Sanskrit texts, and been active reviving Vedic traditions worldwide. Vamadeva is a student of Dr. BV Raman and has many awards in Jyotish. He was the first president of the American Council of Vedic Astrology (ACVA) 1993-2003. Hinduism Today often highlights his articles. He is closely connected to many ashrams and gurus in India.
Vamadeva is a recipient of the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award of the government of India (2015), for his educational work in Yoga, Ayurveda, Jyotish, Vedas and ancient history. He has doctor of letters degrees (D.Litt), from S-VYASA in Bangalore, the main Yoga university in India, and from Ram Manohar Lohia University, Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. He is the director of the American Institute of Vedic Studies which offers online courses and resources in the Vedic sciences.
Vedic and Yogic Secrets of the Nakshatras: Deities, Energetics, MantrasFRA2001
We will examine all 27 Nakshatras, providing special keys to their symbolism and meaning, notably at psychological and yogic levels. This will follow Vedic and Puranic texts, traditional Jyotish, and with reference to astronomical positions. It will bring in mantras, festivals and the Panchanga. Will include information not available in published books from my decades of Sanskrit research, including Vedic secrets and teachings of our gurus.Yogini Shambhavi will present her views and share the insights of her experience. The class will expand your field of knowledge and connections with the Nakshatras, removing misconceptions and making clear their deeper meanings.We will have time for your questions as well.
Length: 4 hours 28 minutes
MP3 File Count: 4
MP4 File Count: 4
Sponsoring Organization: Sedona Vedic Astrology, LLC
Date of Talk: 11/19/2021
Location: Live & Cyberspace via Sedona, Arizona