Saturday, Dec 10, 2022



Islamic institute in Kerala sets example by teaching Sanskrit

November 13, 2022 11:46 am

The objective behind teaching Sanskrit, Upanishads, Puranas, etc. is to inculcate in the students knowledge and awareness about other religions, Onampilly Muhammad Faizy, the principal of the Academy of Sharia and Advanced Studies (ASAS) run by Malik Deenar Islamic Complex (MIC), said.

Karnataka’s efforts towards promoting Sanskrit education a matter of pride, says Nirmala Sitharaman

September 30, 2022 5:00 pm

Union minister Sitharaman was addressing the pre-graduate convocation ceremony and Samskrit Week celebrations of Karnataka Samskrit University in Bengaluru

IIT Hyderabad introduces certificate course in introductory Sanskrit for Rs 1000; check details

September 30, 2022 9:18 am

Interested candidates have to fill their details in a google form on the link — The course is scheduled to start this October and classes will be held at the IITH campus based on the convenience of participants.

1,464 books, 74 years and counting: How the world's largest Encyclopaedic Sanskrit Dictionary is taking shape

September 28, 2022 2:18 pm

The current torchbearers of the Encyclopaedic Sanskrit Dictionary project is a team of about 22 faculty and researchers of Sanskrit, who are now working towards publishing the 36th volume of the dictionary, consisting of the first alphabet ' अ ' .

Sentiment analysis method for Sanskrit texts developed by IIT Roorkee researchers

September 24, 2022 1:39 am

The machine translations have been used as cross-lingual mapping of the source and the target language. The obtained English translations are sufficiently mature and natural as the original English sentences.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham launches certificate programme in Sanskrit

September 18, 2022 9:22 am

The course will be delivered by Amrita School of Spiritual and Cultural Studies. Interested candidates can apply via the official link–

Implement recommendations of Sanskrit Commission set up by UPA: Rajasthan Minister to Centre

August 14, 2022 8:07 am

"Vedas are science, not books and the world can be benefited by the use of the knowledge contained in it," B D Kalla said.

Just government grants too limiting, Sanskrit varsities open to offer varied courses

May 11, 2022 12:26 pm

Sources involved in the process said most higher educational institutions offering conventional courses on Sanskrit are finding it difficult to sustain themselves purely based on grants received from the government at the level of the Centre and states.

Delhi: 4,000 Sanskrit teachers to be trained under professional development programme

April 24, 2022 11:50 am

The training will be conducted through 50 ‘Master Trainers of Sanskrit' who will be selected from the pool of self-nominated Post Graduate Trained Teachers (PGT) of Sanskrit and Trained Graduate Teachers (TGT) of Sanskrit under the Directorate of Education.

Himachal schools to have Sanskrit and Vedic mathematics lessons from next academic session

January 21, 2022 9:33 am

Students of classes 3 and 4 will be given objective-type questions for Sanskrit, and it will only be from class 5 that the questions will start becoming descriptive


Languages of India: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:23 pm

News in Numbers on the languages census of India