Amrita Darshanam, International Centre for Spiritual Studies (ICSS), will organize a twenty-one-day Basic-level Workshop on Manuscriptology and Palaeography from 6 to 26 May 2019, in collaboration with the National Mission for Manuscripts (NAMAMI), Government of India.
The workshop aims at encouraging and training young scholars in the field of manuscriptology and palaeography through practical demonstration as well as by imparting theoretical knowledge. During the workshop, participants will be familiarized with Brāhmi, Śārada, Newari, Nāgari, Nandīnāgari and Grantha.
In addition, the workshop covers aspects of critically editing texts and their cataloguing, history of writing, basic conservation and storage of manuscripts and use of information technology in manuscript preservation and research.
Venue : Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus
Seats are limited. Those who have completed M.A. in any language or related disciplines are eligible to apply with bio-data for the workshop. Selected participants are entitled to travel by AC three tier trains including Rajdhani and Shatabdhi express trains, and are provided with food and accommodation during the workshop. Shortlisted participants will be informed through email later.
Attendance of all classes in the workshop is compulsory. Certificates will be awarded to participants upon the successful completion of the workshop.
Interested candidates are requested to email the filled application form along with all needed certificates to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
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Last Date for Application : 20 April 2019
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