Governor, Dr. Balram Jakhar will
inaugurate the fourth All India
Sanskrit Mahotsava to be
organised here between January
29 and 31. The Minister for
School Education, Dr. Dhal Singh
Bisen will preside over. The
Culture Minister, Shri Laxmi
Kant Sharma would be special
guest on the occasion.
eminent Sanskrit scholars
participating in the convention
include former Vice-Chancellor,
Dr. Govind Chandra Pandey,
Bhopal; former Vice-Chancellor,
Dr. Prabhu Dayal Agnihotri,
Bhopal; Vice-Chancellor, Dr.
P.N. Kavthekar, Indore,
Professor, Vempari Kutumb
Shastri, Acharya Shri Niwas Rath,
Ujjain, Dr. Sheetanshu Rath,
Ujjain, Dr. Gautam Vadilal
Patel, Ahmedabad, Dr. Devendra
Mishra, Delhi, Professor Krishna
Dutt Sharma, Varanasi, Acharya
Krishna Kant Chaturvedi,
Jabalpur and Shri Krishna Segal
Yugal Kishor Mishra, Varanasi,
Dr. Ajad Mishra, Bhopal, Dr.
Radha Vallabh Tripathi, Sagar,
Dr. Nathu Lal Suman, Jaipur; Dr.
Ram Dhan Tiwari, Bhopal, Dr.
Achyutanand Das Sagar, Dr.
Bhagwati Lal Rajpura Ujjain, Dr.
Mithila Prasad Tripathi, Indore,
Dr. Som Nath Nene, Ujjain, Dr.
Om Prakash Pandey, Ujjain, Dr.
Bhaskaracharya Tripathi, Bhopal,
Dr. Vinayak Pandey, Indore, Dr.
Vindhyeshwari Prasad Mishra,
Ujjain, Professor H.G. Sen,
Bhopal, Professor, O.S. Jagat,
Bhopal, Professor Hari Prasad
Dixit Bhopal and Shri P. Tiwari,
Bhopal would also participate in
the All India Sanskrit
over Veda, philosophy, grammar,
poetry, astrology, architecture,
prevailing system of education,
future strategy would be held at
the three day Mahotsava to be
organised at Minto Hall (Old
the first day of the Mahotsava
Kalidas Painting exhibition
would be inaugurated at 12' O
clock followed by scholars'
symposium at 2.00 p.m. and
cultural night at 6.00 p.m.
Dance drama, "Krishnashtakam
Madhurashtakam" by Sheel
Niketan Vidyalaya and "Dashvatar"
by the Scholars Home Public
School would be performed on the
January 30, the first session
would open with the traditional
Sanskrit schools symposium. Same
day Sanskrit conference would be
held at 2.00 p.m. and Sanskrit
poets' "sammelan" at
the concluding day convention of
Sanskrit scholars would be
organised in the first session.
The Vidhan Sabha, Speaker, Shri
Ishwar Das Rohani will be chief
guest of the concluding
ceremony. The Kalidas Academy
would present "Abhigyan
Shakuntalam" at Gandhi
Bhawan the same day in the