Department of Sanskrit, University of Mumbai organizes a lecture by Dr. Chandrakant Puri, (Director, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Contemporary Studies) on Research methods regarding tribal mythology and folklore. The speaker is an eminent researcher and social activist. He is recipient of several prestigious awards and has authored 2 books, with an own folk music troop. A known name in the learned circles, his lecture will provide further insight into preserving culture, rural beliefs & oral traditions.

All are cordially invited for this lecture.

Venue. : Seminar room, Ramkrishna Bajaj Sanskrit Bhavan, Vidyanagari, Santacruz (E)

Date. : 7th Feb 2015
Timings : 2:30pm to 5:30pm
Fees. : Free for all
Special : Open to all seekers of knowledge ( spread the word)

Department of Sanskrit and ORF organize talk by Shri Dinesh Kamat at ORF Mumbai on 23rd December 2014.

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‘Adi shankara Puraskara 2014’ was conferred on distinguished professors of our department in the presence of Kanchi kamkoti shankaracharya on 11th December 2014. Dr. Uma Vaidya (Honourable Vice Chancellor, KKSU) and Dr. Gauri Mahulikar (Head, Department of Sanskrit, University of Mumbai ) were felicitated with this prestigious award. Department of Sanskrit feels great pleasure and pride for this honour.