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Kavitha chinnaiyan

Dr. Kavitha Chinnaiyan

Dr. Kavitha Chinnaiyan is a Cardiologist and Professor of Medicine, and is an initiate in the Tāntrik lineages of Śrī Vidyā and Non-dual Śaiva Tantra (also known as Kashmir Śaivisim) and has studied Advaita Vedānta, Ayurveda, and Yoga with teachers across the globe. Her workshops, courses and writings on meditation, Yoga, Tantra, Ayurveda and non-duality strive to bring these time-honored traditions to modern living in practical ways. She is the author of The Heart of Wellness (Llewellyn Publications, January 2018), and Shakti Rising (New Harbinger Publications, October 2017), which won the Nautilus Gold Award for Best Books of 2017. Her latest book, Glorious Alchemy: Living the Lalitā Sahasranāma (New Sarum Press, UK) is now available everywhere.

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About this course

In this Navarātri-focused course, we will learn the magnificent Durga Sūktam, an Upaniṣadik hymn that invokes Durga as the primordial force of creation and sādhanā. In addition to the correct meter and pronunciation, we will learn the meaning of the hymn as it applies to our daily lives and specifically to our sādhanā. This class includes downloadable materials, including the lyrics and audio recordings of the chant.

The class has already taken place. In this self-paced course, all recorded materials, including the class audio and video are available in the classroom area.