The Governor of Maharashtra and Goa Bhagat Singh Koshyari today said unlike Roman or Latin languages, Sanskrit is lively, perpetual and classical language which has the potential to revive, rejuvenate and resurrect itself time and again. He called for collective efforts to establish Sanskrit as a national language. The Governor was speaking at the 9th Convocation of the Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University through video conferencing on Tuesday (8th Sept).
Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev who was special guest at the Convocation, said Sanskrit is not just a language but it’s a culture. He called for imparting the knowledge of Engineering, Medicine, Law, Management and other streams through Sanskrit language.
Mentioning that the New Education Policy has laid renewed thrust on promoting Sanskrit language, he appealed to the Sanskrit University to produce good teachers to meet the requirement of Sanskrit teachers in the country.
Founder Vice Chancellor of the Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University Dr Pankaj Chande and Secretary of Kaivalyadhan Yoga Institute Om Prakash Tiwari were awarded honorary D.Litt. on the occasion. Vice Chancellor Dr Srinnivas Varakhedi, Sanskrit scholars and students were present.