Sanskrit

The Department of Sanskrit is one of the oldest departments in Shivaji College. It has also one of the best faculties in the University of Delhi. The faculty’s expertise is in Sanskrit Grammar, Philosophy, Literature, Culture and Religion, and Indian Epigraphy. It is actively engaged with the

The Department of Sanskrit is one of the oldest departments in Shivaji College. It is an energetic department with three new young teachers. It provides its students with new experiences and fresh streams of knowledge, while the teachers are constantly engaged with academic activities to catapult the department to better heights. The faculty’s have specialization in different branches of knowledge such as Dr. Ravindra Kumar Vasistha in Indian Epigraphy and Manuscriptology, Dr. Rajneesh in Vedic literature, Mr. Meghraj Meena in Indian Philosophy and Dr. Shukhram in Grammar. Department is actively engaged with the university for teaching students at Postgraduate levels, particular the specialized papers. Sanskrit, being a classical language, attracts few but genuinely interested students. The students of the Department show great participation spirit in various inter-college competitions. They in fact won prizes in Sanskrit Debate and Poetry Recitation competitions.

University for teaching students at Postgraduate levels, particular the specialized papers.

Sanskrit, being a classical language, attracts few but genuinely interested students. The students of the Department show great participation spirit in various inter-college competitions. They in fact won prizes in Sanskrit Debate and Poetry Recitation competitions. The Department of Sanskrit takes pride in being the first one to have organized an Inter-College Sanskrit Quiz Competition in 1987. It was a great success and attended by an overwhelming crowd. It was not long ago that such quiz competitions came to be initiated by other institutions.