Students at the Durban School Enjoy Learning Sanskrit

Sanskrit is the classical language of Indian and the liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. It is also one of the 22 official languages of India. The name Sanskrit means “refined”, “consecrated” and “sanctified”. Sanskrit is a standardized dialect of Old Indo-Aryan, originating as Vedic Sanskrit as early as …

Meditation in the Mountains – a Beautiful Walk in the Berg

The School of Philosophy did a Meditation in the Mountains and a hike on Saturday the 26th January starting at the Sani Lodge Backpackers (near Himeville).  They walked 5km to the lunch spot at a beautiful waterfall and then 6km back on a different path.  The verdict was “Steep at …