The man who made the popular pop album ‘Champion’ with Dwayne DJ Bravo is now gearing up to teach the Vedas and Upanishads to children. Vikram Raju tries to provide special Vedic advice as part of this. He spent almost eight years creating a unique program to teach teenagers the science and technology mentioned in the Yajurveda and Atharva Veda. He made the program with all Vedic elements of mythology, art forms of the time, games and lessons of ancient martial arts. He established an organization called Indian Vedic School and strives to bring Vedas and Upanishads closer to the current generation after conducting extensive research on Vedas in various parts of the country as well as other countries.
“I have no other interests, but I have been fascinated by ancient Hindu scriptures, epics and Vedas since childhood. The quest to acquire ancient knowledge by understanding the Vedas led me to meet Brahmin scholars from all over the country, from the temples of Tamil Nadu to Kashmir. I read a lot about the Vedas. In the process, I also traveled to European and Asian countries and visited various universities where the Vedas are taught. and Sanskrit, he told News18.
“Only four Vedas are taught in Tirumala in Andhra Pradesh, but admission is so far given only to the Brahmin community, and the rest of the schools have the same situation. But in the Indian Vedic school , anyone who is interested in the Vedas, regardless of caste, can come and learn. We are currently trying to establish a Vedic council,” Vikram added.
The Vedic school to be established by Vikram Raju will also teach ancient forms of Indian sports and martial arts like Gatka, Kalarippayattu and Silambham. There will also be special classes on Vedas, Upanishads, Mantras, Tantras, Yantras, Puranas, Shlokas and Epics like Ramayana, Mahabharata, Gita, Vedic Mathematics, Yoga, Mudras , Chakras, meditation, moral stories, herbology, Indian history, Indian inventions, classical dances, Indian musical instruments and music therapy which uses traditional music as a form of healing. According to the master plan, a Sanskrit learning center will also be part of the campus with a regular program to be built by Vikram.
At present, he is in talks with the Telangana government as well as the Karnataka and PA governments to establish the Vedic University.
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