Courses

Certificate - Course Design and Development: 

SHRUTI FOUNDATION (EARLIER CALLED GLOBAL INDIC FOUNDATION) RESEARCHED, DESIGNED AND CONDUCTED A FOUR MONTH CERTIFICATE COURSE ON “INDIAN SYSTEMS OF PSYCHOLOGY AND CONSCIOUSNESS”.

This was prepared by researching traditional knowledge systems of psychological analysis, cure and development of the different parts and planes of the human being on the psycho-physiological level as well as from the paradigm of consciousness.  The framework and design was youth friendly four month certificate course was developed by Shruti Foundation by researching traditional knowledge systems of psychological analysis, cure and development of the different parts and planes of the human being on the psycho-physiological level as well as from the perspective of consciousness.  The approach was multi-faceted, dissolving the rigid barriers of culture, history, religion, philosophy, health sciences and self developmental methodologies.
The course was researched by a team of volunteer scholars and designed and conducted by the Foundation’s own scholar, Shruti, for

DELHI UNIVERSITY, DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY, AND DHYANA SOCIETY AT LADY SHRI RAM COLLEGE FOR A PERIOD OF FOUR MONTHS ENDING DECEMBER 2006.


A 13 day residential course on Indic Psychology and Consciousness Studies
in Nainital from June 29-July 13, 2008. The course content introduced traditional knowledge for understanding the psychology of self and the planes and parts of the being. This was attended by participants from various countries and states of India.
The foundation has also prepared a course on Indian Systems of Management and Ethics and Human Resource Development  to be introduced in the management schools like The Institute of Management.

The learning objectives of these courses are:

  • To develop an understanding of different parts of human nature, management and inter-personal dynamics, as well as personal and societal ethics through an Indic framework.
  • To be well versed and comparatively analyse the history of civilizational ethics and its impact on sociology, geo-politics and soft power.
  • To innovatively apply Indic methodologies for human resource development and societal ethics for a harmonised, pluralistic society in the present context.
  • To supply these curriculums to schools in institutions set up in remote towns and villages. The implementation of these programs is underway.

The foundation is encouraging the application of Spoken Sanskrit.
It facilitated a 10 day spoken Sanskrit workshop in collaboration with Sri Aurobindo Society from August 3rd to 12th, 2007.
 
Shruti Foundation organised a Spoken Sanskrit Residential Teacher Training Workshop in Collaboration with Rai Foundation at MEADOWS, 12/1, Mathura Road, Next to Mcdonalds, (Adjecent Delhi - Faridabad Border) Faridabad.
Date: December 21st to 30th, 2007.   
The workshop wias taught with interactive tools, without the use of text books. This is necessary for learning and teaching capabilities to be enhanced through sensory applications.
 

OTHER EDUCATIONAL PROJECTS INCLUDE:

Practical research, documentation and application on Indian non-physical systems of medicine and Healing: Research which had been conducted over the past 15 years was compiled and new research initiated by the Foundation. New audio cassettes were mastered for knowledge on Indian ways of healing with sound, breath and natural materials and techniques, physical, mental and psychological ailments. These CDs have been donated to many charitable institutions, including schools and hospitals. A lot of talks were given by the managing trustee, on the subjects researched. 

 

INDIC HEALTH PROGRAM:

Under this program of SF, the Nada Healing workshop as well as the Beeja   Mantra and Drishti Yoga workshop was facilitated by Shruti who has researched and developed these formats using traditional wisdom and sciences.

These workshops were conducted on January 9th and 10th, 2008 and in May 2008 in New Jersey, with participants from 12 countries.