A new, fun way to study. Srimad Bhagavatam is an uncomparable treasure house of Krishna’s pastimes, and by studying Srimad BHagavatam our children can gain spiritual knowledge, language and reasoning skills and most importantly – devotion to Lord Krishna. This book provides children, parents and teachings with a delightful way to study Srila Prabhupada’s Bhagavatam, chapter by chapter. After you have read and sicussed the translations with your children, you can turn to this guide for a chapter summary, key themes, analogies and character descriptions. There are many fun and educational activities for each chapter, including word searches, puzzles, art projects and songs. The activities accommodate a range of different learning styles, with the aim of cultivating in our children the lifelong love for reading the Srimad-Bhagavatam.
Compiled and edited by Aruddha devi dasi, the acclaimed author of Homeschooling Krishna’s children.
Aruddha devi dasi ([email protected]) and her husband Anantarupa dasa are both disciples of H.H. Gopal Krishna Goswami. They began practicing Krishna consciousness in Chicago in the early 1980’s, and started the ISKCON Temple in Boise, USA, in 1986 as a small weekly program in their home. Now twenty years later there is a beautiful mid-size Vedic temple for Their Lordships Sri Sri Radha Bankebihari. Aruddha and Anantarupa home-schooled their children and ran the Govinda’s restaurant in Boise for 6 years. Her older son, Radhika Raman Das (Dr. Ravi Gupta), holds a Ph.D in Hinduism from Oxford University in England. He entered Boise State University at the age of 13, where he completed dual B.A. degrees in Philosophy and Mathematics with highest honors. He also wrote the “India’s Heritage” column for Back to Godhead for several years. He is now Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at the College of William and Mary, and his first book, The Caitanya Vaishnava Vedanta of Jiva Goswami, has been published by Routledge, a reputable academic press. Gopal Hari Das (Gopal Gupta) has finished his Ph.D in Science and Religion at Oxford University in 2011. He entered Boise State University at the age of 12 where he completed a bachelors and masters degree in Electrical Engineering with highest honors. Currently, Aruddha is traveling to various temples in North America and doing weekend seminars on homeschooling. She also runs a Yahoo group on the Internet for devotee parents interested in homeschooling their children www.krishnahomeschool.com