Indian Spiritual Philosophy

Course Available
1 Unit
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for Pilgrimage of the Heart Yoga Participants Only

This course in Indian Spiritual Philosophy is an exploration of the philosophy that underpins the practice of yoga. Graduates of this program will gain an understanding of the ways in which the yogic lifestyle intersects with the philosophical ideals presented in the key texts of ancient wisdom. Focus will be given to the concepts of karma, dharma, meditation, and other principles which have grown out of this foundation.

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for School Teachers, Therapists, Coaches, Counsellors, Parents, Yoga Teachers, Spiritual Teachers.

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X743W – 002 20 Jan 202421 Jan 2024 1 $79

Indian Spiritual Philosophy

20 Jan 202421 Jan 2024
Credit Validation

Directions to Participants: Email your certificate of completion to [email protected] for final grade and official transcript.

Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through: December 31, 2024 (11:59pm PT)

What You Will Learn

  • Have a fundamental understanding of the different schools of philosophical thought arising from ancient India
  • Understand the concept of reincarnation; the forms of bhakti , raja, tantra and karma yoga; and how these ideas work together within a yogic lifestyle
  • Have a working knowledge of and experience with the practices of mantra and meditation
  • Make connections between spiritual philosophy and the potential for self-realization


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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

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