Gita classes for children at Toronto, Brampton and Scarborough centers are available as under:
Would you like to have your children learn about Vedic culture in a fun-filled, hands-on atmosphere? If yes, then bring them to Krishna’s Funskool! The Hare Krishna Temple in Toronto has been offering Sunday classes for children ages 4-12 for several years. Lessons are based on the Bhagavad Gita, Upanishads, Srimad Bhagavatam and other Vedic literatures. The Sunday School program is designed to give the children a rich experience of the Vedic culture.
Classes are held every Sunday from 6:30pm to 7:20pm.
In Govinda’s Dining Hall.
What Classes are Taught?
Children will learn a variety of spiritual topics, including “Devotional Practices,” “What Makes Someone God?” “The Material World and the Spiritual Sky,” “Who Am I?” “Bhagavad Gita,” “Vaishnava Behavior,” and “Animals in the Vedas,”to name a few. We also learn Sanskrit Slokas, musical instruments and practical devotional service.
What Activities are Offered?
Children engage in a wide variety of fun activities that keep them both intellectually and spiritually stimulated. These activities include:
• performances on year-round festivals, such as Janmashtami, Diwali, Holi, etc.
• bi-annual 3-day Kids Camp during March Break and in August
• exciting picnics and special parties
• sporty and outdoor activities; and much more!
No matter whichever activity it may be, your child is sure to love it!
A weekly devotional program for children takes place on Sunday mornings from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at the temple. The Sunday School provides fun filled strategies that present Vedic Culture to children.Through the medium of music, drama, debates, quizzes and games, children will now be able to study the ancient wisdom of the Vedas. The first level will offer preparatory lessons for juniors in motor skills etc. in keeping with the academic requirements. However the syllabus is also designed to simultaneously teach them to always remember Krishna and never forget Him.
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Sunday School :
6 George Street
ON, L6Y 1P3
3500 McNicoll Avenue, Unit #3,
The 'Gita Contest':
The Gita Contest 2016 - Bhagavad Gita Chanting and Essay Writing Competitions
Preliminary rounds: December 3rd – 11:00 a.m.
Finals: December 3rd – 4:00 p.m.
Bhagavad Gita Essay Writing competition: 12 – 15 years
Category-A: Grade 7 & 8: 12-13 years
Category-B: Grade 9 & 10: 14-15 years
Please note: Topics will be sent by email to the participants on completion of registration
Essay Submission Deadline: Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 by midnight
All entries should be submitted online at on or before December 3rd, 2016 by midnight. Entries after this deadline will not be accepted
Award Ceremony: December 11th – 6:30 p.m.
For details about content for Bhagavad Gita Chanting and Essay topics, registration and other information, contact Tel: 416-830-6850