E-Summer camp 2022

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Japa

"ABCDE of Bhakti"
 

Hare Krishna,

 

Welcome to the registration page of the most awaited ISKCON Chennai's E-Summer Camp 2022, catering to children of ages 6 & above:

Primary School Children: 6 to <10 years, Middle School Children: 10 to <13 years, Teens: 13 to <18 years

Languages: English & Tamil

 

Available Batches in May 2022:

English

May 2-13 (Primary- & Middle-School) SLOTS: 4-5:30pm

May 16-27 (Primary School) SLOTS: 10:30-12 & 2:30-4pm

May 16-27 (Middle School) SLOTS: 10-11:30am, 11am-12:30pm & 2:30-4pm

May 16-27 (High School) SLOT: 10-11:30am

Tamil  May 16-27 SLOTS: 10:30-12 (Middle School), 11:30-1pm (Primary School)

Check out our FAQ below. If you still have queries, you may call the helplines provided at the end of this page. Alternatively, e-mail any queries and suggestions to iskconchennaionline@gmail.com.

 

FAQ

What is the topic for this year's Summer Camp?

This year's topic is ABCDE of Bhakti.

How many batches?

We have batches in the month of May: May 2-13  & May 16-27. The content is the same for all batches, so a student can choose ANY ONE batch based on their convenience of the dates.

 

How long is the program?

The program for each batch lasts for 10 days, with 1.5 hour interactive online sessions everyday (except Saturdays & Sundays).

What time slots and which day of the week is the program offered?

Depending on each teachers’ availability, the time slots vary. All the sessions are offered for 10 days (Monday through Friday). Saturdays and Sundays are holidays. 

 

What is the content & course material?

1) For Primary School & Middle School Children, the program will include the following:

Stories, Bhajans, Slokas, Art & Craft, Quiz and Activities, non-fire cooking and Aarthi.

The High School Children program will include stories, discussions,

debates, dumb charades, role-plays & Just-a-minute (JAM)

sessions and games.

2) Class material will be provided in the form of pdfs, audios

and videos.

3) Live interactive sessions will be conducted for 1.5 hours over the 10-day period of the program.

 

Who will conduct the online live sessions?

The online live sessions will be conducted by trained and

experienced teachers of ISKCON Chennai.

 

In what languages are the online sessions conducted?

The online live sessions will be conducted in English or Tamil. 

 

Are the Tamil language classes given in spoken-style?

The Tamil language classes will be in commonly spoken-style with some English words mixed.

How much is the fee? How do I pay?

Registration should be done separately for each child. The fee for the course is Rs. 1500/- per student. It can be paid online via razorpay. Click the Register Button either in the start or end of this page, select the batch, time-slot and language. Then, click the Pay now button and proceed to checkout. It will lead to a payment gateway to pay using netbanking, gpay or similar UPI payment or credit/ debit card options.

 

NOTE: If registering for siblings, use the coupon SIBLING to avail a discount of Rs. 200 in the subsequent booking. The sibling discount CANNOT be used

while registering the first child or cousins.

 

Is there a Sibling Discount?

While registering for a second or third child (siblings), use the coupon SIBLING to avail a discount of Rs. 200 during the subsequent booking. The sibling discount CANNOT be used while registering for first child/ cousins.

 

What will happen once I register for the course?

Once you register with us, and choose your time slot and language:

1) You will receive a confirmatory email about the booking  and details about the sessions.

2) You will be assigned to the teacher, whose batch you have selected.

3) The individual teacher will also add you to a WhatsApp group for interaction.

4) All study materials will be posted in the WhatsApp group. You will be sent a Google Meet link for the live sessions in the group

5) The Google Meet link and the WhatsApp group invite link will also be shared via email. Using these links, you will be able to join the online class as well as the WhatsApp group, from your desirable accounts. 

In case you don't receive a confirmatory email or not added to a WhatsApp group at least one day in advance, kindly email us @ iskconchennaionline@gmail.com or call the helplines (given below).

On which platform will the online sessions happen?

The online classes will be conducted through Google meet. Your respective teacher will send you the link to join the online sessions.

 

How big is the class size and will personal attention be given?

We are limiting the class size to 20 students per teacher. This is to provide individual attention to your child.

 

Where will course materials be posted?

The course materials will be posted in the WhatsApp group.

Will there be any offline homework?

For Primary School & Middle School Children, the art & craft has to be done at home following the videos that we provide. Also, some fun-filled activities will be provided to be done at home, offline.

For the High School Children, preparatory homework for the online activities may be given.

Will I be able to change my time slot/ language/ teacher?

Preferably not, it will affect our logistics. So, we request you to carefully select

your slot.

Do you provide any certificates?

All the students will be given an e-certificate at the end of the course.

What is the last date to register?

We have limited number of seats only. So, book as soon as possible, to avoid disappointments. Bookings open on first-come first-serve basis only.

 

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

You can e-mail your queries to iskconchennaionline@gmail.com. We also have devotee volunteers who can be contacted at the following timings of the day. Please contact them if you still need help despite going through the FAQ.

 

Helplines :

​1) Sugopi Mataji +91 97914 66520 (All days, 10am-7pm)

Languages: English, Tamil & Telugu 

 

2) Esvari mataji +91 94447 08680 (All days, 10:30am-7pm)

Languages: English, Hindi & Tamil

 

3) Sashimukhi Mataji +91 91762 41413 (Only Saturdays & Sundays, 11am-7pm),

Languages: English & Hindi

 

4) Deepa Mataji +91 99622 29141 (Only Saturdays and Sundays, 9am-6pm)

Languages: Hindi, English, Telugu, Marathi & Tamil.