Sanskrit: Level 6

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In Level 6 we will begin to look at compounds as well as the passive voice, and past passive participles. We will study Chapters 11 and 12 of Yogāvatāraṇam: The Translation of Yoga. Learning how to decipher compounds will dramatically increase your ability to read and
understand texts, particularly the Yogasūtra, which is made up of lots of long compounds.Now with dedicated Zoom sessions!

Start Date: 26 July 2026

Course Duration: Eight Weeks

Course Tutor(s): Dr Zoë Slatoff

Course Creator(s): Dr Zoë Slatoff

52 pages

Optional Assessment: Weekly Coursework

Pathway(s): Sanskrit

On-Demand Video

The main video component of your course. On-demand means you can watch at the time that suits you.

3hr 46min

Zoom sessions
This course contains three dedicated live Zoom sessions with Dr Zoë Slatoff (recordings available for any you miss).

You will also be invited to join our general interest Zoom sessions throughout the term. These are open to all enrolled students and cover a range of topics related to indian thought and philosophy.

They are a great way to meet students and tutors from other courses!

Sanskrit: Level 6


Special offer: Sign up for any three levels of Sanskrit and get a 20% discount (applied at checkout)



Your Tutor

Zoe Slatoff

Dr Zoë Slatoff

Dr Zoë Slatoff has created and tutors a comprehensive series of Sanskrit courses for the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies. She has a PhD in Religion and Philosophy from Lancaster University and an MA in Asian Languages and Cultures from Columbia University. She teaches Sanskrit and Yoga Philosophy in the Yoga Studies MA program at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.  Zoë is the author of Yogāvatāraṇam: The Translation of Yoga, a Sanskrit textbook based on classic yoga texts. She also taught for many years at her yoga shala in NY, Ashtanga Yoga Upper West Side.

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Sanskrit: Level 6

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