Did you know that only 7 percent of all candidates applying for a job come from employee referrals? In other words, they have been recommended by existing employees within a company; and despite of the small number, they do account for 40% of all hires. While LinkedIn, newspapers, job boards, and specialized job search sites online represent the rest of the options used by people looking for a job to reach the office of HR specialists, employee referrals are an important element to be considered. If you are currently looking for career advice that c
Our general policy for devotees joining the course on a part-time basis is that they can join part time during the weeks when one of the five main guest teachers are teaching. But the practical courses during those weeks with the resident teachers (who teach the instruments and singing) are open only to full-time students (about 2-3 hours a day).
Radhika Ramana Dasa (Ravi M. Gupta) is an internationally known Vaishnava scholar who has been on the faculty of Bhaktivedanta College since it opened, in 2002. He teaches Sanskrit and a module on Jiva Goswami’s Sad-sandharbhas. He holds the Charles Redd Chair of Religious Studies at Utah State University. In this video he is sharing his experiences of being associated with Bhaktivedanta College.
We now live in a world where higher education is not aimed at the general, status-granting professional license and respect that it once used to bestow. There has been a shift towards achievement as one’s dossier, not one’s educational degree alone. If employment is sought, then educational tools of a wide variety can be used in a precise, targeted way to obtain those positions. This is the challenge and the advantage of the professional world today. The stakes are higher; too much pressure may seem to rest upon students’ shoulde
What were you doing before starting studies at Bhaktivedanta College? I had studied Bhagavad-gita and Srimad-Bhagavatam for six years in India. Then, for another six years, I was a teacher of those scriptures, mostly at the Mayapur Institute and the Vrindavana Institute for Higher Education. I am originally from Brazil, and before going to India I was an officer in the Brazilian Army. Why did you decide to study theology at Bhaktivedanta College? I developed a desire to communicate the philosophical treasures I found through my studies and experienc
As usual, we were an hour and a half late (following our ashram time), and so the priest, Pere Luque, who had to show us around Maredsous Abbey was unavailable. We waited for a bit before he finally came and engaged us in an extremely wonderful conversation regarding his monastary's founder, followed by questions from us on traditions, rules, and values.
Bhaktivedanta College in Radhadesh, Belgium is looking for an all-around assistant to the college administration.
-Driving visiting teachers, senior devotees, students and guests
-Assisting visiting teachers and senior devotees during their stays
-Preparing guest rooms and maintaining general cleanliness of the facilities
-Overseeing maintenance of the building (may include basic repairs)
-Organizing and supervising the students' community services
Dear Alumni and Friends of Bhaktivedanta College, Please accept my warm greetings and respectful obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada! I am delighted to wish you a wonderful Christmas season and a happy New Year. I pray that Sri Sri Radha-Gopinatha bless you and your friends and families with happiness, good fortune, and spiritual fulfillment. I am pleased to have this opportunity to update you on the developments at Bhaktivedanta College. Besides the two BA degrees in Theology and Religious Studies (TRS) and Educational Studies, Theology, an
ISI was formed from the milieu of graduates generated by the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies (OCHS), who became inspired to combine their accumulated academic acumen in the service of ISKCON by thinking, researching, presenting and publishing in various related subject areas on ISKCON’s behalf. Three successful previous conferences have served to broaden the range of delegates in ISI’s network, an impressive sample of whom converged to participate in this 4th Conference.