ज्ञानं शीलं धर्मश्चैव भूषणं  "The Real Ornaments are Knowledge, Modesty and Sense of Duty.”
 
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SANSKRIT SAHITYA PARISHAD

 

TEACHER-IN-CHARGE-Dr. ManjuLata

CONVENOR : Dr. DeshRaj

CO –CONVENOR : Dr. RinkuKaushik

Other Members : Dr.HarvinderKaur, Dr.NishaGoyal, Mr.VishvajeetVidyalankar, Dr.ShashiBala, Dr.AmitaSharma

The Sanskrit Department was established in 1967 with B.A.(P) along with the inception of Kalindi College. Both B.A.(H) and M.A.Sanskrit were initiated in 1973. Sanskrit SahityaParishad was introduced with an aim to provide a platform to the students to develop and showcase their talent and encourages the value of working together. It has been consistently organizing various cultural events.Students are continuously inspired and motivated to show their best by participating in those activities.

 

Office Bearers

SESSION

POST

STUDENT’S NAME

COURSE

2017-18

President

Makel Satarwal

Skt.(Hons)3rd year

 

Vice- President

Himanshi Jatli

Skt.(Hons)2nd year

 

Secretary

Kiran

Skt.(Hons)3rd year

 

Vice-Secretary

Priya Yadav

Skt.(Hons)1st year

 

Treasurer

Vridhi Bagde

Skt.(Hons)2nd year

 

Editor

Geetanjali Thakur

Skt.(Hons)3rd year

 

Following are the class Representative :

    STUDENTS NAME

CLASS       

Preeti Yadav

Sanskrit (Hons)1st  year

Baby

Sanskrit (Hons)2nd year

Deepa

Sanskrit (Hons)3rd year

Shivani Sarwan

B.A.(Pr.) 1st year

Kajal Monga

B.A.(Pr.)2nd year

Priyanka

B.A.(Pr.)3rd  year

Sanskrit Society Activities 2017-2018

1. Report of Sanskrit Saptaah Diwaas

10thAugust 2017 marks an important day for Kalindi College as the College celebrated Sanskrit Day, symbolsing the Sanskrit Week. This prestigious day has been graced by eminent dignitaries. In this event, Dr ‘Jeetram Bhatt’, secretary of Delhi Sanskrit Academy was the chief guest & Professor ‘Pankaj Mishra’ of St. Stephen College was the speaker. The event also marks the presence of our Principal DrAnulaMaurya along with other faculty members of the college.

  The event begins with the lightening of lamp by dignitaries followed by Vedic & Laukika chanting by students of the college. Our principal Dr AnulaMaurya gave welcome speech, in which she welcomed all the eminent guests & inspired students who were present in the program. Also, she addressed students to take part in various activities organised by the college. Students of the college presented a ‘kavyali’ in Sanskrit language which mesmerized the crowd. Dr JeetramBhatt(Secretary of Delhi Sanskrit Academy) chief guest of this event, congratulated everyone on this auspicious event. Expressing his views, he said that the future of Sanskrit is bright & there should be no disappointment among the students regarding Sanskrit. He also said that Sanskrit has been touted the most suitable language for computer.

   Then, the main speaker of the event Dr Pankaj Mishra (Associate professor, St. Stephen’s College) stated his ideas at the function. He congratulated everyone and expressed his views on the topic “Place of Sanskrit in Modern age”. Touching all the intrinsic qualities of Sanskrit language, he said that there are a lot of possibilities in this language regarding the formation of words. There are so many philosophical elements in Sanskrit by which we can make our present as well as future beautiful. There is also a lot of scope regarding job in this language. After this inspiring speech by the main speaker, a beautiful song in Sanskrit was presented by the students of the Sanskrit department of the college. On this occasion, Sanskrit Shloka Competition & drawing competition held in the college. Vriddhi bagged the first prize, Makel won the second prize & third prize in the shloka competition. Seema got the first position in the drawing competition. The winners were felicitated by eminent guests.

   Finally our Head of Department Dr. Manju Lata extended her vote of thanks to all. With invocation of Shantipaath, this auspicious event came to an end.

2.Report of Sanskrit SambhashanaShivira

 18th August 2017, marks an important day for the Sanskrit department of Kalindi College as it organized the inaugural session Sanskrit Sambhashana Shivira. Dr. Manju Lata, Teacher In-charge of Sanskrit department was the convener of the program. In the beginning of the ten day long Sanskrit Sambhashana Shivira (Spoken Sanskrit Camp), the event was graced by honorable chief guest Sri Lakshmi Narasimahan, CEO of Sanskrit Samvardhan Pratishthan along with faculty members of Sanskrit Department, Vasundhara and Gavish from Sanskrit Bharati. Event commends with lighting of the lamp by dignitaries and teachers of the college, chanting of holy Vedic hymns and Loukik Mangalacharana by the students of the college.

Sri Laksmi Narsimahan firstly congratulated everyone on this important event and encouraged all students for Sanskrit learning. In his speech he remarked that by great efforts anything can be achieved by the students. He also said conversing in Sanskrit will not remain as an uphill task-provided we practice it seriously. He also stated that Sanskrit Sambhashana Shivira is good means to learn Sanskrit. Dr. Deshraj Assistant Professor of Sanskrit Department presented Vote of thanks. There after Dr. Vasundhara, teacher from SanskritBharati, deputed for the task, started training programme for the students. Firstly she trained students how to introduce themselves. Then she introduced small sentences using sixth case, Tat and Atat words. There after she introduced sentences with क्त and क्तवतु suffixes. In the last class she introduced numbers in Sanskrit sentences.

In thevaledictory session honorable Dr. Jai Prakash, regional organizing secretary Sanskrit Bharati and Sri Sushil, chief of the Degree College, Delhi Prant for Sanskrit Bharati were also present.

On this occasion Sri Sushil has said that as a child learns language after listening from his or her mother, likewise after listening from a teacher, anyone can learn and converse properly in Sanskrit. Dr. Jai Prakashin his valedictory address encored teachers and students of the college for this direct spoken Sanskrit learning process. In this program, 39 students from B.A. Hons.1st year, 19 from 2nd year, 13 from 3rd year and 24 from 3rd year, B.A. prog., 9 from 1st year and 1 from Hindi Department participated. The whole program of Sanskrit learning was very successful as all 106 registered students from all classes and one teacher from Hindi department participated and benefited a lot.

 

3. Report on special lecture organised by Sanskrit Parishada

On 15 September 2017, The Sanskrit Department of Kalindi College organised a lecture on "Bharata Rasa Sutra Vimarsha". The event was graced by honourable chief guest Prof. Deepti Tripathi, Ex. HOD Sanskrit Department, University of Delhi. This event also marked the presence of the principal Dr. Anula Maurya along with other faculty members of the college.

The event began with the lighting of the lamp by dignitaries. This was followed by Vedic Mantras and Laukika Shlokas by the students of the college. The Welcome speech was given by our principal Dr. Anula Maurya. She welcomed chief guest and also inspired students to enhance their knowledge.Prof. Deepti Tripathi delivered her lecture on Rasa Theory. She elaborated that Rasa has always been a matter of discussionin Sanskrit poetics. It has been argued as the atma (soul) of poetry by many poeticians. In the chapter six of Natyashastra by Bharatamuni, which is the first available text in this field, we find the Rasa-sutra.

Bharata has said that Rasa is originated with the combination of Vibhava, Anubhava, and Vyabhivhari bhavas. ‘Vibhavanubhavavyabhicharisanyogadrasanishpattih’, this rasa-sutra has been commented upon by many great aacharyas of Sanskrit poetics. It has given direction to various theories in the field of literature and literary theories. Dr. Tripathi discussed the Rasa-sutra given by Bharata and she also talked about the Rasa School ‘Rasa sampradaya’ of Sanskrit poetics, which was developed with the contribution of later poeticians.

Finally Dr. Deshraj, Assistant Prof. of Sanskrit Department extended his vote of thanks to all with invocation of Shantipatha and therefore this auspicious event came to an end. 

Sanskrit Society Activities 2016-2017

1. ORIENTATION PROGRAM

The Department organized Orientation program on 24 August 2016 to introduce the students with their department and to provide them material related to their course.A meeting was held on 24 August 2016 to elect the office bearers.

2. NATIONAL SEMINAR

To commemorate the Golden Jubilee year of Kalindi College, Department Of Sanskrit organized a two-day National Seminar on 10-11 August 2016 sponsored by University Grant Commission entitled “Theatre and Dramaturgy in Modern Perspective”.   Sub- themes of the seminar were ------    1.Relevance of Theatre and Dramaturgy       2.Purpose of the Theatre for the welfare of the society 3.Relation between society and Theatre 4. Propriety of theatre in modern perspective There were six sessions of the seminar. Ex Vice Chancellor of Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Prof. Abhiraj Rajender Mishra was the chief guest of the seminar.  Vice President of Delhi Sanskrit Academy Dr. Ganesh Dutt Sharma graced the occasion as our Special Guest. Head of the Sanskrit Department ,Delhi University, Prof. Sharda Sharma was the Chair-Person of the session. WelcomeAddress was delivered by the Principal of Kalindi College Dr.Anula Maurya.The inaugural session was concluded in the presence of the Chairman ,Governing Body,Kalindi College Shri Deepak Marwah. A souvenir entitled   “Theatre and Dramaturgy in Modern Perspective” was released on this occassion. 5th canto of Kalidasa's Kumarsambhavam , written by Dr Nisha Goyal ,Assistant Professor Department of Sanskrit , Kalindi College, was also released.                         Vice-chancllor of Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, Prof. Ramesh Kumar Pandey was the Chief Guest of the Validictory Sesseion. As a Special Guest Ex HOD department of Sanskrit Delhi 

University, Prof. Ramesh C. Bhardwaj and Guest of honour Prof. Manoj Kumar Mishra addressed the scholars and students. Prof. Janardan Prasad Pandey “Mani”, Prof. Rajeshwer Mishra,Dr. R. K. Panda, Dr. Ranjan Kumar Tripathi, Dr.Gyandhar Pathak, Dr. Hariram Mishra,all these reputed scholars were present in the session. Sixty four scholars registered their names and fifty seven scholars presented their research papers .The convener of this seminar was Dr. Deshraj and co-convener was Dr.Nisha Goyal.

3. SANSKRIT NATAK INTER COLLEGE COMPETITION

To commemorate the GOLDEN  JUBLEE YEAR of Kalindi College, a Sanskrit Natak Inter College Competition was organized by the Department of Sanskrit ,Kalindi College in the convenorship of Dr.Manju Lata on 28th February 2017.The program was inaugurated with Saraswati Vandana by the students of the Sanskrit Department along with Ved Path and Deep Lightening and our Principal Dr.Anula Maurya addressed the students and audience.Chief Guest of the program Professor Sharda Sharma (H.O.D. Sanskrit Department,University of Delhi) addressed the participants and students and blessed them.Dr.Satyapal Singh,Associate professor,Sanskrit Department,University of Delhi was the Guest of honor.we welcomed our guest by giving them momentoes.

Students from four colleges :­-Rajdhani, Janki Devi College, Kalindi and Mata Sundari College, participated in this competition.The results were announced and prizes were distributed by our guest Dr.Satyapal Singh.Kalindi college won 1st prize and Mata Sundari College won 2nd prize . Dr.Deshraj gave the vote of thanks and our Principal,Dr.Anula Maurya graced the program  with her all through presence.

4. INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR DEPARTMENT OF SANSKRIT 

“Sanskrit Literature and Human Values”

The Department of Sanskrit, Kalindi College organized two-day International Seminar in collaboration with Delhi Sanskrit Academy to commemorate the Golden Jubilee celebration on 2nd and 3rd March, 2017 entitled ‘Sanskrit Literature and Human Values’. Dr. Anula Maurya, Principal of college welcomed the Chief Guest and Dignitaries. The event was honoured by Chief Guest Prof. Dinesh Singh, Former Vice-Chancellor, Delhi University, Prof. Malti Auckle, HOD, School of Indological Studies Mahatma Gandhi Institute Moka,Mauritius, Prof. Sharda Sharma, HOD, Delhi University,  Prof. MislavJezic, Eminent Indologist Faculty of Philosophy, University of Zegred, Croatia. Dr. Ganeshdutt Sharma, Vice President Delhi Sanskrit Academy, addressed the gathering with their views. Prof. Ramesh C. Bhardwaj, Former HOD, Department of Sanskrit DU, mesmerized the scholars with his keynote address. He said that ‘we should preserve our human values because the whole world can not sustain without these universal human values. A plannary session was also planned in the seminar in  which some of our distinguished delegates Prof. Bhim Singh, Former Dean, Faculty of Indic Studies Kurukshetra, Prof. Virendra Alankar, Head, Dayanand Chair for Vedic Studies, Department of Sanskrit, Punjab University, Chandigarh, Prof. Surendra Kumar, Dean, Faculty of Humanities, MD University, Haryana, Prof. J. P. Semwal, VVRI, Hoshiarpur, Punjab, Prof. Sudhikant Bhardwaj, Former HOD, Department of Sanskrit, MDU graced the occasion and delivered their valuable views related to Sanskrit Literature and Human Values. The theme of the topic was divided into nine sub-themes. More than 130 papers from different countries of world: Japan, Croatia, Nepal, Mauritius and various states of India, were received in the seminar. The papers presented, highlighted human values in vedas, upnishadas, poetry, modern sanskrit literature, Ramayana, Mahabharata and fable stories, Yoga and Ayurveda. In the valedictory session Prof. Ramesh Kumar Pandey, Vice chancellor, Shri Lal  Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, was our chief guest. Prof. Pandey illuminated the gathering with his thoughtful ideas. Dr. Takahiro Kato delivered a research oriented speech Dr. Jeetram Bhatt Secretary, Delhi Sanskrit Academy, extended full support for the success of the seminar. Prof. Ramesh C. Bhardwaj presented the outcome the seminar by his concluding address. He said that we all should follow all the human values depicted in Sanskrit literature and try to set an example of good human being in the society, nation and in the whole world. Principal of the Kalindi College, Dr. Anula Maurya graced the seminar with her all through presence. Seminar report was presented by Dr. Harvinder Kaur, convener of the seminar. The seminar ended with vote of thanks by Dr. Manju Lata.

5. NUKKAD NATAK

In collaboration with Delhi Sanskrit Academy, Sanskrit Department's Students played Nukkad-Natak in Kalindi College on 23 March, 2017.   Dr. Jeetram Bhatt was the chief Guest of this occassion. The theme of the NukkadNatak was 'BetipadhaoDeshbadhao.'

 

6. SANSKRIT NATAK  in VIGYAN BHAWAN, New Delhi

 The students of Sanskrit Department played Sanskrit-Natak on the theme 'BetipadhaoDeshbadhao' in the VigyanBhawan, New Delhi on the occassion of TridivasiyaSamskritChhatraSammelan sponsored by Delhi Sanskrit Academy on 28th March.

 

 Sanskrit Society Activities 2015-2016

DELHI SANSKRIT ACADEMY ORGANIZED PRASHANMANCH INTER COLLEGE COMPETITION ON 13 OCTOBER 2015 IN KALINDI COLLEGE

KAVYAPATH EVAM UDBODHAN PRESENTED BY ASHU KAVI VIJAY GUPT ON 25APRIL 2015

LECTURE DELIVERED BY DR.DEEPAK TIWARI ON THE TOPIC- THE RELEVENCE OF AYURVEDA IN MODERN ERA ON 16 SEPTEMBER 2015

LECTURE PRESENTED BY PROF.RAMESH BHARDWAJ (H.O.D.) ON THE TOPIC—SKT. KI VISHVYATRA EVAM ADHUNIK SANDARBH ON 13MARCH 2015

SANSKRIT DEPARTMENT PRESENTED KAVYALI ON THE OCCASION OF SANSKRIT SAPTAH DIVAS ON 31 AUGUST 2015

 

DR.KUMKUM JINDAL RETIRED ON 31ST MARCH 2016.SHE DELIVERED A LECTURE ON THE TOPIC-MANAV JEEVAN KA UDDESHYA.