Sanskrit and Indian Culture
PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR CERTIFICATE OF HONOUR & MAHARSHI BADRAYAN VYAS SAMMAN - 2016
Kanchipuram, one of the most
sacred cities in India is a famous centre for learning Vedas, Sastras,
Philosophy and all the branches of knowledge (Ghaṭikāsthānam)
from the very beginning. To revive the lost grandeur, Paramacharya of Kanchi
Kamakoti Peetham established Nyaya Sastra Mahavidyalaya to teach our ancient
Sastras. During 1993, at the holy occasion of centenary celebrations of
Paramacharya, with the blessings of His Holiness Sri Jayendra Saraswathi
Swamiji and His Holiness Sri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Swamiji, the
university was inaugurated with the name of their illustrious Guru, Pujya
Sri Chandrasekhrendra Saraswathi Swamiji.
It is one of the reputed
institutions of higher studies in Sanskrit in the country.
To achieve the noble
objectives, the institution is offering many innovative programmes in
Sanskrit as well as in modern education.
To propagate our ancient
culture, Value based education system is adopted to mould the younger
generation embedded with modern technologies.
Vidyām ca Avidyām ca, Yastad
veda ubhayam saḥ
Avidyayā mṛtyum tīrttvā,
Vidyayā amṛtam aśnute.
To mould a new generation of
citizens with confidence, self dependence, self realization, scientific
temper, rational thinking, professionalism, thirst for knowledge,
satisfaction, contentment and pleasure.
To bring to light the knowledge
in Sanskrit through publication of rare and unpublished manuscripts and the
research works pursued.
To initiate efforts to fulfill
the wishes of the Acharyas of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, to reestablish the
fame of Kanchi as a seat of learning by imparting traditional knowledge in
all fields with the support of Sanskrit language and literature.
To mould a new generation of citizens with confidence, self dependence, self
realization, scientific temper, rational thinking, professionalism, thirst
for knowledge, satisfaction, contentment and pleasure.
To bring to light the knowledge in Sanskrit through publication of rare and
unpublished manuscripts and the research works pursued.
To collaborate with other institutions of same objectives.
To create vide public awareness of Sanskrit education through conduct of
Seminars, symposiums, publication and circulation of journals, newsletters
and seminar proceedings.
To bring Vedic learning with a code of syllabus.
To offer unique degree programmes leading to Ph.D.
To graduate the students of Sanskrit in the contemporary work situation.
To conduct research in the Vedic system and relate the same to the present
day scientific developments and needs of humanity.
To offer integrated courses in Vedas, Humanities and applied Social Sciences
To offer value added orientation programmes.
To offer online programmes for the propogation of Sanskrit learning.
To organize faculty development programmes.
To establish various centres for research in specialised areas.
CONTACT PERSON & ADDRESS
Assistant Professor& HOD,
Department of Sanskrit & Indian Culture,
Kanchipuram – 631561
Ph : 044 – 27264301, ext 252