Lesson 8 Guru-puja


To familiarize students with the basic standards of Guru-puja and Vyasa-puja, and prepare them to maintain regular and appropriate worship.  


By the end of the lesson students should be able to:

  • Discuss the basic standards of Guru-puja and Vyasa-puja for Srila Prabhupada and ISKCON gurus.
  • Reflect on their experiences of participating in a Vyasa-puja celebration
  • Give reference to the:
    • teachings of Srila Prabhupäda ,
    • broader Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition
    • current ISKCON authorized standards as given in Pancharatra-Pradipa etc.
  • Discuss the benefits of maintaining regular worship according to the above standards.