Profile #9: Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth

As per the directions given by Mahatma Gandhi during the Indian National Congress session held at Nagpur in 1920, Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth was established in 1921, as an educational memorial of Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak, ‘the Father of Indian Unrest’ and an advocate of National Education. The establishment of the Vidyapeeth was aimed towards imparting National Education conceived by Lokmanya Tilak. Shri Balmukund Lohia Centre … Continue reading Profile #9: Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth

Profile #7: Maharashtra Vruksha Samvardhini (MVS) – Mission Devrai

Nature conservation is very much a way of life in India, deep rooted in our ancient culture. Our forefathers, in a unique way, have ensured biodiversity conservation with people’s participation. Sacred groves and forests are examples of such traditional wisdom. Sacred Groves are forest patches dedicated to the local deity, and faith and taboo play a very effective forest guarding mechanism restricting human interventions in … Continue reading Profile #7: Maharashtra Vruksha Samvardhini (MVS) – Mission Devrai