Amrita Darshanam Organizes Basic-level Workshop on Manuscriptology and Palaeography

Amrita Darshanam – International Centre for Spiritual Studies (ICSS), in collaboration with the National Mission for Manuscripts (NMM), Govt. of India, organized a basic-level 21-day workshop on Manuscriptology and Palaeography at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, from 6 to 26 May 2019. 

Student Invited to Present at ICPR Academic Centre, Lucknow

In another stellar display of the academic excellence of Amrita, Mr. Karthik Rajamanickam, a first year MA Philosophy student of Amrita Darshanam - International Centre for Spiritual Studies, has won top honors in a nation-wide essay competition for young scholars conducted by the Indian Council of Philosophical Research (ICPR) on the topic "Equality and Justice for Conducive Social Order". 

Student Wins Prize in All India Painting Competition "Story on Canvas"

Ms. Elena Santoro, a first year MA Philosophy student from Amrita Darshanam - International Centre for Spiritual Studies has secured the third prize in a national level painting competition titled ‘Story on Canvas’, organized by Nav Shri Art & Culture organization, New Delhi. The judges of the contest have found her canvas, titled ‘Beyond the Battle’ to be an extraordinary work of art that captured the spirit of Bhagavad Gita.

National Seminar on Texts and Manuscripts of Vedic Corpus Held

Throwing light on the intellectual legacy of ancient India, a three-day national seminar on “Texts and Manuscripts of Vedic Corpus: Sources of Indian Knowledge Traditions” was conducted at the Mysuru campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham by Amrita Darshanam – International Centre for Spiritual Studies between 9th and 11th February, 2019.

Invited Talk on ‘The Philosophy of Indian Art’

Amrita Darshanam, International Center for Spiritual Studies, organised an invited talk on ‘The Philosophy of Indian Art’ on January 29, 2019. The session was handled by Dr. Satavadhani R. Ganesh, a renowned Sanskrit poet and a master of Avadhāna – an ancient art form of literary performance.

Amrita Darshanam Organizes National Workshop on Madhusūdana Sarasvatī’s“Siddhāntabindu”

Amrita Darshanam, International Centre for Spiritual Studies (ICSS), in association with Indian Council of Philosophical Research (ICPR), organized a seven-day national workshop on Madhusūdana Sarasvatī’s“Siddhāntabindu” from November 10-16, 2018, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore Campus.

Amrita Academicians Present Papers on Diversity Management in International Conference

It is very important to maintain healthy relations between different ethno-cultural groups in the multicultural world we live in. Towards this end, a two-day International Conference on 'Diversity Management: Views from India and Europe' was held in Ujire, Karnataka between 26th and 27th October 2018.

Amrita Darshanam Releases the 13th Issue of SAMVIT

The 13th issue of SAMVIT, the Bi-Annual Cultural Magazine, was released by Prof. Abhiraj Rajendra Mishra, Convener, Sanskrit Advisory Board, Sahitya Akademi, and Former Vice Chancellor, Sampurnanda Sanskrit University, Varanasi, in the presence of honorary scholars and guests at the one-day National Symposium on the Storytelling Tradition of Sanskrit on October 20, 2018, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Mysuru Campus.

Amrita Darshanam Organizes One-day National Symposium on the Storytelling Tradition of Sanskrit

Amrita Darshanam- International Centre for Spiritual Studies, in association with Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi, organised a One-day National Symposium on the Storytelling Tradition of Sanskrit on October 20, 2018, in Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Mysuru.

Amrita Darshanam Organizes Three-day National Seminar on Śakti Worship in India

Three-day National Seminar on Śakti Worship in India was jointly organized by Amrita Darshanam – International Centre for Spiritual Studies, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, and Nari Samvaad Prakalp, Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi. The seminar was hosted at the Amirtapuri campus from September 21-23, 2018.

Amrita Darshanam Organizes Workshop on Glimpses of Indian Mathematics

Amrita Darshanam – International Centre for Spiritual Studies, Bengaluru, in collaboration with the Department of Mathematics, Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru, organized a two-day workshop on ''Glimpses of Indian Mathematics'', aimed at providing a glimpse of the rich mathematical heritage of India, March 3-4, 2018, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru campus. The workshop was headed by Prof. K. Ramasubramanian of IIT Bombay.

Andhra Pradesh CM Laid the Foundation Stone of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Amaravati Campus

Mr. Nara Chandrababu Naidu, the Honourable Chief Minister (CM) of Andhra Pradesh and Swami Amritaswarupananda Puri, President of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, jointly laid the foundation stone of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amaravati campus, on February 7, 2018. 

Amrita Darshanam Organises National Seminar on "Temples: Symbolism, Art and Architecture"

Amrita Darshanam – International Centre for Spiritual Studies, in collaboration with the South Zone Cultural Centre, Thanjavur, organised a 3-day National Seminar on "Temples: Symbolism, Art and Architecture", on January 5-7, 2018, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru. 

Workshop on Philosophy of Language (Brahmakāṇḍa of Vākyapadīya) at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Amrita Darshanam, International Centre for Spiritual Studies, organized a one-day workshop on ‘Philosophy of Language: Reading of the Brahmakāṇḍa of Bhartṛhari’s Vākyapadīya,’ on November 16, 2017, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru Campus.

Amrita Darshanam Releases its 12th Issue of SAMVIT, the Bi-Annual Cultural Magazine

The 12th issue of SAMVIT, the Bi-Annual Cultural Magazine, was released by Prof. R. Vaidyanathan, former Professor of Finance, IIM Bangalore, who has been featured in Thinkers50 India list, on 3rd October, 2017, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus.