Introductory Sanskrit II.

  • US102.
  • After completing a survey of Sanskrit grammar with readings adapted from ancient Indian narratives, students read original selections from the great Indian epic {m}ahABArata.
  • Instructor: Peter M. Scharf.
  • Prerequisite: US101 or equivalent introduction to Sanskrit.
  • Schedule: 1 February – 14 May 2021.
  • Course fee: $2,500.
  • Express interest.
  • Course materials: Scharf, Peter M. {S}abdabrahma: a first-year Sanskrit text. Providence: The Sanskrit Library, 2010.
Lecture Topic
1 The passive voice
2 The future and conditional
3 Relative clauses and causative syntax
4 Participles
5 The perfect
6 The aorist
7 Compounds
8 The one-chapter {m}ahABArata