Advanced Course


October 1 to 12, 2020

Maharishi's Vedic Leadership Programme: Leading from the Field of Unity

Bhagavad Gita: The Operations Manual for Vedic Leaders

Maharishi’s Translation and Commentary on Chapters 1-12 in light of Vedic Leadership



Careful Reading and Study of Maharishi’s Bhagavad Gita Chapters 1-6


attendance at the 2019 Advanced Forum


During the first half of the 2020 International Advanced Forum, the Phase II, Phase III, and Phase IV applicants will listen to their appropriate continuing tapes of Maharishi's core tapes on leadership begun in Phase I.  During the second half of the 2020 Forum, the applied Vedic knowledge for all phases will focus on a detailed analysis, understanding and experience of leadership from the perspective of the key verses of Maharishi’s Commentary on Bhagavad-Gita, Chapters 1-12. Read more.

About the Location:

Rezone Health & Oxygen Hotel, Antalya, Turkey

Daily Schedule:

Each day generally follows this schedule:

  • extended morning program

  • morning knowledge session

  • lunch with time for a walk

  • afternoon knowledge session

  • extended afternoon program

  • dinner

  • evening knowledge session


Adventure Days:

Two Adventure Days are planned for the group to get out and enjoy the natural beauty of the environment. Details of the Adventure days are still to be determined.



Stay in a high-end hotel and enjoy shared or private rooms. This location has designated flying halls and will offer vegetarian meals.

Course Fee:

Shared room: 999 EUR* for 11 nights, including organic food cooked by a Sidha chef, 5-star hotel with panoramic ocean views and infinity pool 

Single room: 1399 EUR for 11 nights, including organic food cooked by a Sidha chef, 5-star hotel with panoramic ocean views and infinity pool 

*A 35% discount is available for Full-time Governors and MIU students.

Scholarships are available - please mention in your application form

Course Leaders:

Drs. John and Sara Konhaus, who have directed The Maharishi Vedic Leadership Forum held over the past two summers, will conduct this course on the science and art of supreme leadership.


Detailed course description available here >



Careful reading and study of Maharishi’s Bhagavad Gita Chapters 1-6 or prior attendance at the Core Course.

Dress Code:

Business casual clothing that is relaxed but dignified is appropriate during group meals and knowledge sessions. Please do not wear jeans or t-shirts. However, please note the weather varies from warm to hot during this time of year, so bring light, comfortable clothing for flying. 

More information will be shared later regarding what to bring for Adventure Days. 


Arrival/Departure Information: 

The closest airport is Antalya International Airport, Turkey

Arrival Day: October 1st with the first group meeting at 8:00 pm (20:00)

Departure Day: October 12th check out of the facility

​​​​Want more information?

Join us for a free informational webinar with Raja Konhaus. Date & time to be announced. 

​​​​​NOTE: Travel info, what to bring, and more practical details will be shared with applicants.


This course is hosted by Maharishi Vedic Leadership Forum (MVLF)

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