India  /  Published 10.05.22

3 Sanskrit varsities to allow faculty exchange

Three central Sanskrit universities on Monday decided to join hands to prepare new syllabi, develop learning material and allow exchange of students and faculty members, as part of a united effort to ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.05.22

Inquiry after medico oath in Sanskrit

An initiation ceremony for first-year medical students at the state government-run Madurai Medical College on Saturday triggered controversy with the students taking an oath from an ayurvedic text in ...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

Campus  /  Published 18.03.22

Jogomaya Devi College, NSHM Knowledge Campus, Sanskrit College and CU students play Holi

By Subhadrika Sen, Suha Roy and Natasa Aziz

News  /  Published 21.02.22

Visva-Bharati faculty member delivers lectures on Indo-Aryan literature at IIT Gandhinagar

Distinguished scholar of Sanskrit, Prakrit, and Pali, JR Bhattacharya delivered two lectures titled ‘Jain Canonical Literature’ and ‘Prakrit Dramatic Literature’...
By Our Correspondent

News  /  Published 10.02.22

Does it make sense to read Sanskrit kavyas? Scholar K Ramasubramanian explains why it does

IIT Bombay professor Ramasubramanian delivers online lecture on Sanskrit kavyas as part of the sixth edition of the Introduction to Indian Knowledge System elective course by IIT Gandhinagar ...
By Our Correspondent


News  /  Published 20.01.22

Kolkata schools to counsel students to shed offline exam phobia

A section of students who will appear in Madhyamik and Higher Secondary (state board Class X and Class XII) exams this year struggled to write the offline rehearsal exams, which several teachers blame...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 10.12.21

New Year date for Sanskrit centre

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said an exclusive practice-and-research centre on Sanskrit and Indological studies would start functioning from January 1 in Nadia’s Nabadwip. As an e...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

Opinion  /  Published 05.11.21

Paranoia and pluralism in language

The history of the English word, ‘text’, is intricately woven together with the history of the word, ‘textile’. They both originate in early Latin, with ‘text’ mean...
By G.N. Devy

Books  /  Published 03.09.21

The history of grief

The four body chapters display close philological readings that map and explain iterations of elegiac consciousness in Kalidasa’s oeuvre. Sarkar begins this discussion by relating these prototyp...
By Ahona Panda


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