Live Online Course: Ethics – moral steps to Happiness

Live Online Course: Ethics – moral steps to Happiness

Tue., 25 August 2020 – Tue., 15 September 2020
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM


with Swami Sivadasananda

 

4 units on Tuesdays, 6:00 – 6:30 PM

 

Includes:

  • Study of
    Ethical Teachings by Swami Sivananda
    The Raja Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
  • Mantra Chanting and Meditation
  • Questions and Answers

 

“Practice of ethics will help you to live in harmony with your neighbours, friends, your own family-members, fellow-beings, and all other people. It will confer on you lasting happiness and liberation.”   –   Swami Sivanananda

 

Day 1

Foundations of Ethics

  • Purity of Motive
  • Ethical Culture
  • Right and Wrong
  • Truth and Conscience

Contemplating Patanjali’s Yamas and Niyamas

  • Ahimsa – non-violence
  • Satya – veracity

 

Day 2

Morality

  • Moral Life
  • Moral Sentiments
  • Moral Standard
  • Stories on Morality

Contemplating Patanjali’s Yamas and Niyamas

  • Asteya – non-stealing
  • Brahmacharya – chastity

 

Day 3

Conduct of Right Living

  • Virtue and Virtuous Life
  • Friendship
  • Honesty and Faith
  • Practice of Self-Control

Contemplating Patanjali’s Yamas and Niyamas

  • Aparigraha – non-covetousness
  • Saucha – Purity
  • Santosha – Contentment

 

Day 4

Enemies of Ethics

  • Nature of a Vicious Man
  • Anger

Special Ethics

  • Legal, Medical, Business, Industrial, International and Domestic Ethics

Contemplating Patanjali’s Yamas and Niyamas

  • Tapasya – austerity
  • Swadhyaya – self-study
  • Ishvara Pranidhana – surrender to God

 

 

Upon registration you will be directed to the international credit card payment system "Stripe". Once the payment has been accepted, you will receive an email acknowledgement with the link to the online course.

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