Shopping cart

Sanskrit Studies Method: Sanskrit Level 1 Teleclass

Mon, Oct 10, 2022 - Sun, Jul 23, 2023
9 am - noon ET

Learn Sanskrit through the modern, accessible approach of the Sanskrit Studies Method. Expand your yoga practice by immersing in Sanskrit and stand confidently in your practice.

This year-long Sanskrit Studies Method: Sanskrit Level 1 Course promises to be rooted in tradition, challenging, full of breakthroughs, humorous, and profound.

How is this course going to take your yogic practice and your life to a whole new level?

Learning the Sanskrit Studies Method Level 1 will:

  • Give you confidence that comes from true understanding.
  • Step you into your next level as an asana teacher and yogic practitioner.
  • Teach you how to pronounce Sanskrit Mantras, Asanas and Sutras with poise and assuredness.
  • Guide you in creating a home Sanskrit practice with principles for guaranteed success

COURSE INCLUDES: Live classes, study sessions, course materials

Ultimately, this course and method of learning Sanskrit will give you a strength in the foundation for Yoga Philosophy, which you can bring into your daily life.

Divided into 4 semesters, each semester includes live Teleclass weekend modules.
Participate live or if you need to miss a class, listen to the recorded class.

First Semester

Introduction to the Sanskrit Studies Method, Writing & Reading the Alphabet, So’Ham & Lokah Samastah Mantras Explored


Mod 1:  Oct 08 & 09, 2022
Mod 2: Oct 22 & 23, 2022
Mod 3: Nov 05 & 06, 2022

Second Semester

Action, Architecture, Expansion through Vibration, Sound Harmony in the Bhagavad Gita, Asana Pronunciation

Mod 4: Dec 03 & 04, 2023
Mod 5: Jan 28 & 29, 2023

Third Semester

Verbs, Nouns and the Building Blocks of the Mantras, Sanskrit Studies Method Principles, Lord Shiva as the Source of Sanskrit, Shakti as the Energy of Life, Introduction to Yoga Sutra Pronunciation

Mod 6: mar 18 & 19, 2023
Mod 7: apr  01 & 02, 2023
Mod 8: Jun 03 & 04, 2023

Fourth Semester

How to Work with the Laws of Sound Harmony, Practice of Yoga Sutra Pronunciation, Focus on Pure Channels of Energy, Solidify Key Principles of Sanskrit Studies Method

Mod  9: juL 22 & 23, 2023
Mod 10: Aug 12 & 13, 2023

Study Sessions

Study sessions are 50 min in length. Study Sessions are additional to the module classes. They are optional and offer students the opportunity to bring their questions and to work together in a workshop style.

First Semester
Sat, Nov 05, 12:10 – 1 pm

Second Semester
Sun, Jan 29, 12:10 – 1 pm

Third Semester
Sat,  Mar 18, 12:10 – 1 pm
Sun, May 21, 12:10 – 1 pm

Fourth Semester
Sat, Jul 22, 12:10-1 pm


If you want to start learning Sanskrit, develop proper pronunciation, and learn the deeper meaning of the language, this is the place!

Amey Matthews

Manorama’s guidance is invaluable in terms of making Sanskrit more accessible and tangible. Manorama’s classes feel joyful, inspiring and inspired.

Gwendolen Warnick 

Manorama provides expert instruction in fundamentals and insight and inspiration into the richness and mystery of Sanskrit.

Maia Gendreau 

The Sanskrit Studies Method class has deepened my yoga practice on so many levels. I now understand why and what I’m saying and the chants have become more beautiful.

Sue Stewart

The course is a deep, focused, yet easeful immersion in the fundamentals of Sanskrit, both the language and its significance.

Amy S