This course explores the Ramcharitmanas, an epic poem composed in the sixteenth century in Ayodhya, North India, some 50 years after the Ram Temple in Ayodhya was destroyed by the Islamic emperor Babur. It is an exemplary text of the Bhakti movement in India, written in the Awadhi language, which has variously been heralded as “the living sum of Indian culture”, and the greatest book of all devotional literature.”
The tuition fee per credit hour for the Certificate Program courses is $200. The total cost of the Certificate program with 24 credit hours is $4,800. However, students have the option of signing up for annual payment plans that will reduce the cost.
The following payment plans are available:
There is also a one-time administration fee of $100 to be paid initially at the time of enrollment in the program.