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

Profile #3 : JeevitNadi

JeevitNadi is an ngo dedicated to rejuvenation of Mutha River in Pune. Pune’s history begins at the banks of the same Mutha that was recently declared as ecologically dead. The organization aims to sensitize people by re-connecting them to the river. Educating people to lead ecologically sensitive lifestyles along with garnering public support for the river rejuvenation project are some of the objectives of the … Continue reading Profile #3 : JeevitNadi

Profile #1: Reserve Bank of India Archives

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) established the Co-operative Bankers Training College (CBTC) at Pune on September 29, 1969 to train the higher level personnel of State, Central and Urban Co-operative Banks. It was renamed as the College of Agricultural Banking (CAB) on February 16, 1974. The RBI Archives was established on August 24, 1981 and acts as a nodal agency in respect of records … Continue reading Profile #1: Reserve Bank of India Archives