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Introduction to the Sanskrit Alphabet

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Chelsea, Manhattan
243 W 24th St
Btwn 7th & 8th Avenues
New York, New York 10011
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 6

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this writing class:

Explore the sounds and symbols of the Sanskrit alphabet, which reflect the primal sounds of the universe. Learn the writing of the Devanagari (“language of the gods”) script, as well as proper pronunciation of Sanskrit words and mantras.

Sessions will include the following:

  • What is Sanskrit?
  • What is the structure of Sanskrit sounds and letters and how does it differ from English?
  • What are some tricks to learning the Devanagari characters?
  • Word Practice.
  • Strategies for learning vocabulary.


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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows:

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider   

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Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):


The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center NYC reserves the right to cancel a course if it has not enrolled enough students before the beginning of the course’s instruction. 

In the case of such course cancellation, all enrolled students will be notified by email and/or phone and will be given the option of:

  • a full refund of the course fee
  • an equivalent credit towards another course at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center NYC

Should any students find it necessary to cancel any course registration, please review our cancellation and refund policy below:

  • If you inform the Center at least 5 business days before the commencement of the course’s instruction, you shall receive a full refund of the course fee or as an alternative, an equivalent credit towards another course at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center NYC;
  • If you inform the Center less than 5 days before the commencement of the course’s instruction, you shall receive a refund of 75% of the course fee or as an alternative, an equivalent 75% credit towards another course at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center NYC;
  • If you inform the Center after the course commences, no refund or credit will be issued.

Should any students find it necessary to transfer any course registration to a new date, please review our policy below:

  • If you inform the Center at least 5 business days before the commencement of the course’s instruction, you shall be able to transfer to a new course without any extra charge;
  • If you inform the Center less than 5 days before the commencement of the course’s instruction, you shall be able to use 85% of the course towards another course at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center NYC;
  • If you inform the Center after the course commences, you shall be able to use 75% of the course towards another course at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center NYC.

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Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center

The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center has been serving the New York City community for the past 58 years. It is part of the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center, a worldwide organization founded by Swami Vishnudevananda in 1957. Swami Vishnu was one of the first yogis to come to the West to spread the teachings...

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