Hindu weddings: rituals and ceremonies

Course Dates: 31/01/20
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors:
Sabrina Osborne

Learn about the fascinating Indian Hindu wedding customs and tarditions.

Description

What is the course about?

This course focuses on Indian Hindu wedding customs, traditions, celebration and related rituals and ceremonies. The significance of wedding in Indian society and match making along with related music& dance and its influence on popular culture- Bollywood.

What will we cover?

North Indian Hindu wedding customs, traditions, celebration and related rituals and ceremonies. The significance of wedding in Indian society and match making along with related music& dance and its influence on popular culture- Bollywood.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

-Understand the significance of marriage in Indian society
-Learn the customs and traditions
-Learn about the wedding celebration- music & dance
-Learn about the actual ceremonies & rituals
-Learn the Hindi words for – ceremonies, rituals and customs.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This is a beginner’s course. No particular skill is required, but a spirit of enquiry! The course will be taught in English.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course will consist of a presentation, handouts along with audio and video clips. There will be no work outside the course.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

There are no extra costs. A pad and a pen for notes might be useful.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Attend Beginner’s Hindi Language course and learn more about the diverse Indian culture and language, as well as prepare yourself for a trip to India.

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Book your place

Course Code: LBH03

Fri, eve, 31 Jan - 31 Jan '20

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £29.00
Senior fee: £29.00
Concession: £29.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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