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A 3-day workshop on ‘Re-conceptualizing Indian Academia’ was held at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from 4th to 6th January 2019. It was mentored by Dr. Sufiya Pathan and Dr. Dunkin Jalki of CIRHS, SDM PG Center, Ujire, Karnataka.
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.
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- 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- International Centre for Spiritual Studies, celebrated Saṁskṛta-saptāha-samārohaḥ, Sanskrit-Week-Celebrations from August 21-27, 2018, in Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus.
Br. Sivanandan, Assistant Professor, Amrita Darshanam – International Centre for Spiritual Studies, Amritapuri, and Mr. Amritesh. A. R., The Directorate of Corporate & Industry Relations (CIR), Amritapuri, secured research fellowships in the Sahapedia-UNESCO fellowship program, held at Delhi, on April 28, 2018.
An awareness program on the relevance of manuscripts, which was jointly organized by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Mysuru campus, and the Oriental Research Institute (ORI), University of Mysore, was held at the campus on April 24, 2018.
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.
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.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, organised a three day workshop on ‘Comparative Religion’, from 1st to 3rd December, 2017. The sessions were convened by Swami Purnamritananda Puri, General Secretary, Mata Amritanandamayi Math.