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A Brief Note on the Department of Sanskrit. The Sanskrit Department of our college has great legacy since 1964.  It has been, headed by many eminent scholars like

Dr. A. Thiruvengadathan, 

Dr. N. S. Satakopan, 

Dr. L. Kumaraswamy etc.  It is noteworthy to mention here that 

Dr. A. Thiruvengadathan later served as Principal in this Institution.

 

Dr.L.Kumaraswamy served the department as faculty and Head from 1987 to 2014.  Moreover many Sanskrit scholars like 

Dr.K.P.Nandakumar, 

Dr O.R.Devanathan, 

Dr.K.Anantha, 

Dr.S.Aravamuthan, 

Professor S.Ramaswamy, 

Dr.M.V.Antantha Padmanabhan, 

Dr.P.Ramachandrasekhar and 

Dr.L.Sampath Kumarhave served in this department in shift II.  

 

Objective

  • To enable the students to appreciate Ancient Indian Epics and Literature.
  • To acquire values & traditions from Ancient Indian Literature.
  • To increase student interest towards Sanskrit Language by implementing the required pedagogy.
  • To generate student interest towards Sanskrit Media.
  • To improve Sanskrit vocabulary & grammar skills to enable students to read Ancient Literature effortlessly.

Mission

The Department of Sanskrit aims to be one of the best departments of Sanskrit in Tamil Nadu. It will be the endeavor of the Department to provide proper grounding to students in areas like literature, linguistics, philosophy, poetics etc. Over the next few years, the department plans to start many new initiatives, activities and programme for the benefit of the students and development of the department. The Department of Sanskrit intends to classify the objectives into Academic objectives, Infrastructure Development Objectives & Other Objectives.

  • To frame a curriculum that for the benefit of the students.
  • Updating and revising the curriculum at regular intervals. 
  • To introduce diploma & certificate courses on Sanskrit Grammar & Sloka Chanting. 
  • The department intends to impart teaching in sanskrit medium to facilitate easy understanding among students.
  • Imparting education in Sanskrit medium will be a unique speciality of the department of Sanskrit. 
  • To organize conferences / seminars / workshops on various topics of academic interest for the benefit of the students.

Vision

  • The Department of Sanskrit aims to be one of the best university departments of Sanskrit in India. It will be the endeavour of the Department to provide proper grounding to students in areas like literature, linguistics, philosophy, poetics, Sanskirt sastras etc. Over the next few years, the department plans to start many new initiatives, activities and programme for the benefit of the students and development of the department.
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    Best Practices of the Department

    • Promoting and Propagating sanskrit language along with Samskrita Bharati by conducting various competitions for the school and college students in last 5 years.

    Faculty

    Dr. V. Sowmyanarayanan, M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D.

    Head of the Department

    Dr. S. Ganesh, M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Dr. V. Balaji, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., SET

    Assistant Professor - Part Time

    Dr. B. Keshava Prapanna Pandey, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor - Part Time

    Dr. S. Narasimhan, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Courses

    Courses offered by the Department

    Under Graduate
    • Foundation course in Sanskrit

    Syllabus

    Sanskrit Download

     

    Time Table

    Time Table Download

    Gallery

    Inauguration of Certificate Course June 2016

     

    Samskritotsava 2016-2017

     

    Inauguration of Certificate Course July 2017

     

    Samskritotsava 2016-2017

     

    E-Resources

    Department Activities

    Academic Activities

    Academic Activity 2019-2020 Download

    Annual Planner

    Annual Planner 2020-2021 Download

    Prospectus

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    NewsLetter

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